Passenger Car (Af 970)

New Zealand Railways, Manufacturer

1907
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Maker and Role
New Zealand Railways, Manufacturer
Production Date
1907
Description
Car Van Af 970 was built in 1907 as a 47½' first class narrow-bodied carriage.

A 970 built 22/06/1907 at Newmarket Shops (47'6", Wooden Open Platform Car, 2 Compartments, body blueprint X 3090). Altered 1939 at Otahuhu Shops (fitted with Guards Compartment). Reclassified 1944 to AF 970 (47'6", Car/Van (Goods Compartment), 2nd class). Altered 18/08/1951 (Stove fitted). Written off 30/03/1974 at Otahuhu Shops [source: http://nzrailwaysrollingstocklists.weebly.com]
Other Name
Af 970
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Steel
Processed Material/Glass
Signature/Marks and Type
AF / 970 Maker's Number
Accession No
F1011.2002
Credit Line
New Zealand Railways. 1907. Passenger Car (Af 970), F1011.2002. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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