Arrival of first Up train at Karangahake, 1905

(Photo 2) Arrival of first Up train at Karangahake, 9 November 1905. (Weekly News 16 November 1905)

Railway at Karangahake
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Arrival of first Up train at Karangahake, 1905
Charles William Malcolm
Charles William Malcolm
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Charles William Malcolm
Gerty Bennett
Mrs Gerty Bennett
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Gerty Bennett
District Engineer, Hamilton NZR plan 5207

District Engineer, Hamilton NZR plan 5207 showing station building, after alterations.

Railway at Karangahake
Ohinemuri Regional History Journal 47, September 2003
District Engineer, Hamilton NZR plan 5207
Harold Edwin Beilby
Harold Edwin Beilby
Ohinemuri Regional History Journal 47, September 2003
Harold Edwin Beilby
Irene and Reg Hughes
Irene and Reg Hughes - Obituaries
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Irene and Reg Hughes
Karangahake railway station, looking south, 1950

Station building, looking south, September 1950. (Author's photo)

Railway at Karangahake
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Karangahake railway station, looking south, 1950
Karangahake railway yards c1911

Looking south. Crown Battery siding on extreme right. c 1911. (From an old postcard, author's collection)

Railway at Karangahake
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Karangahake railway yards c1911
The Paeroa Manual Telephone Exchange

The Paeroa Manual Telephone Exchange (around 1950-52)

Operators on duty: David Shaw, Mata Williams, Noeline Jordan

Paeroa Manual Telephone Exchange
Ohinemuri Regional History Journal 47, September 2003
The Paeroa Manual Telephone Exchange
Paeroa Municipal Band 1938

Back Row:- L VERCOE, F COSTELLO, W SANDERSON, P ORCHARD, SGT. W WAINES, C TAYLOR, G PEMBERTON.

Middle row:- L McDONALD (Secretary), W VERCOE, G VERCOE, R ROBERTS, A BRIDGE, B McDONALD, W ARDERN, R STEPHENS, J PEARCE (Delegate).

Front Row:- S BRIDGE (Drum Major), J VERCOE, W FORREST, T BROADLEY, O ALLISON, J CRAIG (Manager), E BEILBY (Conductor), W DUNSTAN, CPL H WHITE, J STEVENS.

Paeroa Municipal Band
Ohinemuri Regional History Journal 47, September 2003
Paeroa Municipal Band 1938
Public Works Train on the bridge unloading coal for Waihi. c.1904

(Photo 1) Public Works Train on the bridge unloading coal for Waihi. c.1904. (E J McClare Collection)

Railway at Karangahake
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Public Works Train on the bridge unloading coal for Waihi. c.1904
PWD plan

PWD plan showing position of stationmaster's and platelayer's houses (marked X).

Railway at Karangahake
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PWD plan
Db 1003 and Db 1016 passing site of the old station yard, 1978

Db 1003 and Db 1016 passing site of the old station yard. 6 September 1978. (Author's photo)

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Db 1003 and Db 1016 passing site of the old station yard, 1978
Station yard, looking south 1904

Station yard, looking south. Portion of the Station building can be seen at right, centre. (Still under Public Works control. (Weekly News 23 June 1904)

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Station yard, looking south 1904
The "Aloha Stars"

The "Aloha Stars"

Back, left to right, Hui Bennett, Bill Craig. Front, left to right, Eileen Bennett, Chum Bennett.

Mrs Gerty Bennett
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The "Aloha Stars"
Up Express from Taneatua to Auckland, 1959

Up Express from Taneatua to Auckland. Note, southern portion of Station building has been removed. 1 February 1959. (P J Mellor photo)

Railway at Karangahake
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Up Express from Taneatua to Auckland, 1959
Walls Butchery circa 1909

Walls Butchery circa 1909

From left: Mrs Mary Walls, Molly, Mary, Janet, Mr John Walls, John jnr.

Walls Family Historic Property
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Walls Butchery circa 1909
Walls’ family home, Arney Street, Paeroa

Walls' family home, Arney Street, Paeroa

Walls Family Historic Property
Ohinemuri Regional History Journal 47, September 2003
Walls’ family home, Arney Street, Paeroa
 
 
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