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The Plains Vintage Railway & Historical Museum

The Plains Vintage Railway & Historical Museum is a heritage railway and recreated historic village located inside the Tinwald Domain, Tinwald, New Zealand. [1]

72 relations: A & G Price, Addington Railway Workshops, Ashburton, New Zealand, Belpaire firebox, Branxholme locomotive dump, Canterbury Railway Society, Canterbury, New Zealand, Charles Burrell & Sons, Christchurch, Commonwealth Engineering, Countdown (supermarket), Dübs and Company, Drewry Car Co., Dunedin, Fairton, New Zealand, Ferrymead 125, Ferrymead Railway, Fire engine, Hillside Engineering, Invercargill, J&H McLaren & Co., James & Frederick Howard, K 88 Trust Board, Kempthorne Prosser, Kingston Flyer, KiwiRail, Locomotive, Main South Line, Marshall, Sons & Co., Massey Ferguson, Mount Somers, Mount Somers Branch, New Zealand, New Zealand DSC class locomotive, New Zealand Ministry of Works, New Zealand Railways Department, New Zealand TR class locomotive, NZR 50-foot carriage, NZR A class (1873), NZR DSA class, NZR F class, NZR J class (1874), NZR JA class, NZR K class (1877), NZR P class (1885), NZR RM class (Vulcan), NZR V class, NZR W class, Oamaru Steam and Rail Restoration Society, Ocean Beach Railway, ..., Ohai, Ohai State Coal Mines, Oreti River, Otira Tunnel, Petone Workshops, Pukeuri, Rail transport, Rail transport in New Zealand, Railfan, Rangiora, Richard Garrett & Sons, Rogers Locomotive and Machine Works, Ruston (engine builder), Shantytown, New Zealand, Southland, New Zealand, Springfield, New Zealand, Timaru, Tinwald, New Zealand, Tranz Rail, Vulcan Foundry, Weka Pass Railway, West Coast Historical and Mechanical Society. Expand index (22 more) »

A & G Price

A & G Price Limited is an engineering firm and locomotive manufacturer in Thames, New Zealand, established in 1868.

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Addington Railway Workshops

The Addington Railway Workshops was a major railway facility established in the Christchurch suburb of Addington in May 1880 by the New Zealand Railways Department.

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Ashburton, New Zealand

Ashburton (Hakatere) is a large town in the Canterbury Region, on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand.

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Belpaire firebox

The Belpaire firebox is a type of firebox used on steam locomotives.

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Branxholme locomotive dump

Branxholme locomotive dump is a steam locomotive and wagon (rail car/vehicle) dump located on the eastern bank of the Oreti River adjacent and just to the north of Southland's Wairio Branch Line in New Zealand.

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Canterbury Railway Society

The Canterbury Railway Society is an organisation of railway enthusiasts based in the Canterbury region of New Zealand's South Island, best known for their operation of The Ferrymead Railway at the Ferrymead Heritage Park.

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Canterbury, New Zealand

The New Zealand region of Canterbury (Waitaha) is mainly composed of the Canterbury Plains and the surrounding mountains.

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Charles Burrell & Sons

Charles Burrell & Sons were builders of steam traction engines, agricultural machinery, steam trucks and steam tram engines.

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Christchurch

Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the country's third-most populous urban area.

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Commonwealth Engineering

Commonwealth Engineering was an Australian engineering company that designed and built railway locomotives, rolling stock and trams.

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Countdown (supermarket)

Countdown is a New Zealand full-service supermarket chain and subsidiary of Progressive Enterprises.

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Dübs and Company

Dübs & Co. was a locomotive works in Glasgow, Scotland, founded by Henry Dübs in 1863 and based at the Queens Park Works in Polmadie.

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Drewry Car Co.

Drewry Car Co, strictly speaking, was a railway locomotive and railcar sales organisation for most of its life.

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Dunedin

Dunedin (Ōtepoti) is the second-largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the principal city of the Otago Region.

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Fairton, New Zealand

Fairton is a town in the Ashburton District, New Zealand.

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Ferrymead 125

Ferrymead 125 was a celebration of 125 years of the New Zealand Railways in New Zealand held in October 1988 in Christchurch.

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Ferrymead Railway

The Ferrymead Railway is a New Zealand heritage railway built upon the formation of New Zealand's first public railway, from Ferrymead to Christchurch, which opened in 1863.

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Fire engine

A fire engine (also known in some territories as a fire apparatus, fire truck, or fire appliance) is a vehicle designed primarily for firefighting operations.

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Hillside Engineering

Hillside Engineering Group is a trading division of the rail operator KiwiRail in Dunedin, New Zealand.

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Invercargill

Invercargill (Waihōpai) is the southernmost and westernmost city in New Zealand, and one of the southernmost cities in the world.

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J&H McLaren & Co.

J&H McLaren was a British engineering company in Hunslet, Leeds, England, that manufactured traction engines, stationary engines and later, diesel engines.

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James & Frederick Howard

James & Fred Howard of Bedford, later known simply as Howards, were one of the smaller English makers of agricultural machinery and steam traction engines.

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K 88 Trust Board

The K 88 Trust Board (otherwise known as the K 88 Restoration Trust) is a legal charitable trust along with The Friends of K 88 (a parallel support group).

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Kempthorne Prosser

Kempthorne Prosser & Co.

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Kingston Flyer

The Kingston Flyer is a vintage steam train in the South Island of New Zealand at the southern end of Lake Wakatipu.

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KiwiRail

KiwiRail Holdings Limited is a New Zealand State-owned enterprise responsible for rail operations, which trades as KiwiRail.

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Locomotive

A locomotive or engine is a rail transport vehicle that provides the motive power for a train.

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Main South Line

The Main South Line, sometimes referred to as part of the South Island Main Trunk Railway, is a railroad line that runs north and south from Lyttelton in New Zealand through Christchurch and along the east coast of the South Island to Invercargill via Dunedin.

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Marshall, Sons & Co.

Marshall, Sons & Co. was a British agricultural machinery manufacturer founded in 1848.

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Massey Ferguson

Massey Ferguson Limited is a major agricultural equipment manufacturer that was based in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, before it was purchased by AGCO.

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Mount Somers

Mount Somers is a small town in Canterbury, New Zealand, nestled in the foothills of the Southern Alps.

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Mount Somers Branch

The Mount Somers Branch, sometimes known as the Springburn Branch, was a branch line railway in the region of Canterbury, New Zealand.

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New Zealand

New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

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New Zealand DSC class locomotive

The New Zealand DSC class is a heavy shunting locomotive used throughout New Zealand.

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New Zealand Ministry of Works

The New Zealand Ministry of Works and Development, formerly the Department of Public Works and often referred to as the Public Works Department or PWD, was founded in 1876 and disestablished and privatised in 1988.

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New Zealand Railways Department

The New Zealand Railways Department, NZR or NZGR (New Zealand Government Railways) and often known as the "Railways", was a government department charged with owning and maintaining New Zealand's railway infrastructure and operating the railway system.

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New Zealand TR class locomotive

The New Zealand TR class is a class of diesel shunting locomotives built by many different manufacturers.

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NZR 50-foot carriage

The NZR 50-foot carriage of 1908 were originally constructed for the North Island Main Trunk passenger trains.

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NZR A class (1873)

The NZR of A class of 1873 consisted of three types of similar specification but differing detail.

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NZR DSA class

The New Zealand Railways DSA class was a class of 0-6-0DM diesel-mechanical locomotives built by W. G. Bagnall, Hunslet, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, and Vulcan Foundry for the Drewry Car Co.

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NZR F class

The New Zealand F class was the first important class of steam locomotive built to operate on New Zealand's railway network after the national gauge of was adopted.

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NZR J class (1874)

The New Zealand J class were steam locomotives with the wheel arrangement of 2-6-0 that were built in 1874 to operate on the railway network of New Zealand.

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NZR JA class

The NZR JA class were a type of 4-8-2 steam locomotive used on the New Zealand railway network.

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NZR K class (1877)

The NZR K class of 1877 was the first example of American-built locomotives to be used on New Zealand's railways.

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NZR P class (1885)

The P class was a class of steam locomotives built to haul freight trains on the national rail network of New Zealand.

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NZR RM class (Vulcan)

The NZR RM class Vulcan railcars were operated by the New Zealand Government Railways (NZR) in the South Island of New Zealand.

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NZR V class

The New Zealand V class steam locomotive was used on New Zealand's railway network from 1885 onwards.

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NZR W class

The NZR W class consisted of two steam locomotives built at the Addington Railway Workshops in Christchurch, New Zealand by the New Zealand Railways Department.

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Oamaru Steam and Rail Restoration Society

The Oamaru Steam and Rail Restoration Society was formed in 1985 to preserve PWD 535.

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Ocean Beach Railway

The is a heritage railway that operates in Dunedin, New Zealand.

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Ohai

Ohаi is a town in the Southland Region of New Zealand's South Island, 65 kilometres northwest of Invercargill and 25 kilometres west of Winton.

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Ohai State Coal Mines

In the 1870s coal was discovered in Ohai.

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Oreti River

The Oreti River is one of the main rivers of Southland, New Zealand, and is 170 kilometres in length.

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Otira Tunnel

The Otira Tunnel is a railway tunnel on the Midland Line in the South Island of New Zealand, between Otira and Arthur's Pass.

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Petone Workshops

The Petone Workshops were a government-owned railways maintenance and repair facility located in Petone, in Lower Hutt in the Wellington region of New Zealand's North Island.

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Pukeuri

Pukeuri is a settlement to the north of Oamaru in the North Otago region of New Zealand's South Island.

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Rail transport

Rail transport is a means of conveyance of passengers and goods, by way of wheeled vehicles running on rails.

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Rail transport in New Zealand

Rail transport in New Zealand consists of a network of gauge railway lines in both the North and South Islands.

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Railfan

A railfan, rail buff or train buff (American English), railway enthusiast or railway buff (Australian/British English), or trainspotter or anorak (British English), is a person interested in a recreational capacity in rail transport.

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Rangiora

Rangiora is the largest town and seat of the Waimakariri District, in the Canterbury Region of New Zealand's South Island.

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Richard Garrett & Sons

Richard Garrett & Sons was a manufacturer of agricultural machinery, steam engines and trolleybuses.

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Rogers Locomotive and Machine Works

Rogers Locomotive and Machine Works was a 19th-century manufacturer of railroad steam locomotives based in Paterson, in Passaic County, New Jersey, in the United States.

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Ruston (engine builder)

Ruston & Hornsby, later known as Ruston, was an industrial equipment manufacturer in Lincoln, England, the company's history going back to 1840.

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Shantytown, New Zealand

Shantytown is a tourist attraction in the West Coast Region of the South Island of New Zealand.

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Southland, New Zealand

Southland (Murihiku) is New Zealand's southernmost region.

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Springfield, New Zealand

Springfield (until 1880 Kowai Pass) is a small town in the Selwyn District of Canterbury, in the South Island, of New Zealand.

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Timaru

Timaru (Māori: Te Tihi-o-Maru) is a major port city in the southern Canterbury region of New Zealand, located 157 kilometres southwest of Christchurch and about 196 kilometres northeast of Dunedin on the eastern Pacific coast of the South Island.

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Tinwald, New Zealand

Tinwald is a town in Canterbury, New Zealand, now little more than a suburb of Ashburton.

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Tranz Rail

Tranz Rail, formally Tranz Rail Holdings Limited (New Zealand Rail Limited until 1995), was the main rail operator in New Zealand from 1991 until it was purchased by Toll Holdings in 2003.

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Vulcan Foundry

Vulcan Foundry was a British locomotive builder sited at Newton-le-Willows, Lancashire (now part of Merseyside).

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Weka Pass Railway

The Weka Pass Railway is a New Zealand heritage railway based in Waipara, North Canterbury.

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West Coast Historical and Mechanical Society

The West Coast Historical and Mechanical Society is based at the Shantytown Heritage Park.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Plains_Vintage_Railway_%26_Historical_Museum

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