Grand old days of steam

W. W. Stewart, Author

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Maker and Role
W. W. Stewart, Author
Production Date
Signed by author. Signed on half title page by author, the Chief Designing Engineer and the District Mechanical Engineer Auckland Section of N.Z.Railways as part of the arrival ceremony of the K900 to MOTAT on December 20th, 1975.
Physical Description
125 p. : chiefly ill. (part colour) ; 27 cm.
R. J. Gard Signature
W. [M.] Butcher Signature
W. W. Stewart Signature
The Chief Designing Engineer for N.Z.R. who designed the C, J and K classes [Gard] - Worked with Mr. Gard on the above designs [Foreman] - Assistant District Mechanical Engineer Auckland Section at the time the K900 entered service - later to become D.M.E. AK section [Butcher] - New Zealand's no. 1 railway historian & writer, painter of these numerous books on N.Z. railway history.
This book was signed by the above on the day & at the ceremony of the arrival of the K900 at the Museum of Tansport and Technology Western Springs 20 Dec 1975.
WW. Stewart was the person who nominated the letter 'K' to be the classification of this class of locomotive. Hand-written
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Credit Line
W. W. Stewart. 1975. Grand old days of steam, 7687. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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