“MOTAT Locomotives: the locomotive collection of Auckland’s Museum of Transport & Technology” by Philip Wrigley, Richard Croker & Seam Millar. ISBN 978-0-908726-92-9. NZD $15.00. Postage within NZ NZD $3.00 if purchased singly, free if purchased with any other book. Overseas postage charged at cost.
“Contains a lot of interesting information…and is attractively presented.” The New Zealand Railway Observer.
36 pages, 12 of which are in full colour. A4 format, staple bound.
A catalogue of MOTAT’s varied collection of 20 locomotives, most illustrated both in service and as preserved.
FORMER NZR LOCOMOTIVES:
Ab class 4-6-2 No 832 (North British Locomotive Co)
D class 2-4-0T No 170 (Neilson & Co)
Da class A1A-A1A No 1400 (General Motors Canada)
Dsa class 0-6-0DM No 223 (Drewry Car Co & Vulcan Foundry)
Eb class Bo No 25 (Goodman Manufacturing Co)
F class 0-6-0ST No 180 (Yorkshire Engine Co)
K class 4-8-4 No 900 (NZR Hutt Workshops)
L class 2-4-0T No 507 (Avonside Engine Co)
Tr class 0-4-0DM No 21 (Drewry Car Co & English Electric Co)
Tr class 0-4-0DM No 730 (A & G Price)
Ww class 4-6-4T No 491 (NZR Hillside Workshops).
FORMER INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES:
Baldwin No. 11665 0-4-0ST (new to New South Wales Government Tramways, later owned by Gonville & Castlecliff Tramway)
Barclay No. 1270 0-4-0ST (new to the Taupo Totara Timber Co, later owned by Pukemiro Collieries)
Hudswell Clarke D602 4wDM (new to the Public Works Department, later owned by NZR)
Hunslet 0-6-0T No. 1444 (new to the Public Works Department, later NZR Y 542)
Kerr Stuart No. 4183 0-6-0T (new to Kempthorne Prosser)
Oberursel 4wPM (new to Thames Valley Drainage Board, later owned by NZ Mercury Mines)
Orenstein & Koppel Nos. 1411 & 2033 0-4-0WT (two locomotives, both new to the Northern Colliery Co)
Planet 4wPM (new to the Public Works Department, later owned by NZR).