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Russell Wakefield's Collection
 
9/21/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:Russell Wakefield
Dates:5/23/2006 - 5/26/2006
Album Info:Hi, to all. You may browse my collection of photos via the menu on the left hand side of this page. I hope you enjoy the photos of trains taken in NEW ZEALAND. The Standed Gauge is 3`6" here in New Zealand. Wab 794 is on the Overlander on Saturdays from Feilding to Ohakune and back for about next 6 weeks from 5/20/2006. The photos that are in this Album are of last year. Will be uploading more steam photos soon. We do have Diesel locos here pulling are trains now. The Kingston Flyer is a south lsland tourist train that runs each summer here in New Zealand. The Locomotive is an Ex New Zealand Railways Ab 778. Class 4-6-2 built in 1920s. Is one of two that run on this train. Thank You forstoping by. Have A Good Day.
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KINGSTON FLYER Ab778.
Title:  KINGSTON FLYER Ab778.
Description:  Getting up Steam, serviceing and checks of Ab 778 before days running.PACFIC CLASS 4-6-2 Ex N.Z.R Ab 778 .
Photo Date:  4/5/1972  Upload Date: 5/26/2006 7:03:06 AM
Location:  Lumsden, NZ
Author:  Russell Wakefield
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  NZR 778(4-6-2)
Views:  261   Comments: 0
Ab788, ALL READY FOR A DAYS WORK.
Title:  Ab788, ALL READY FOR A DAYS WORK.
Description:  Service Check, Oiled, Watered Coaled and Steamed up for the Days Work.EX N.Z.R PACIFIC CLASS 4-6-2 Ab 778. Also in photo, NZR Air operrated coaling Crane.
Photo Date:  4/5/1972  Upload Date: 5/26/2006 7:05:45 AM
Location:  Lumsden, NZ
Author:  Russell Wakefield
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  NZR 778(4-6-2)
Views:  298   Comments: 0
Ab 778 ARRIVING KINGSTON.
Title:  Ab 778 ARRIVING KINGSTON.
Description:  The KINGSTON FLYER runners in Summer each year (1970-2006) between KINGSTON 26miles to FAILIE and back in the south Inland of New Zealand pulling a passenger train. N.Z.R CLASS PACIFIC 4-6-2 Ab 778.
Photo Date:  4/5/1972  Upload Date: 5/26/2006 6:59:39 AM
Location:  KINGSTON, NZ
Author:  Russell Wakefield
Categories:  Scenic,Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NZR 778(4-6-2)
Views:  284   Comments: 0
Steam lives on in New Zealand.
Title:  Steam lives on in New Zealand.
Description:  794 Departing Feilding pulling Overlander Passenger Train to Ohakune 6/10/2005. ORIGINAL built in 1927. Wab 794. Class 4-6-4T. 97 tons.
Photo Date:  6/10/2005  Upload Date: 5/23/2006 4:47:49 AM
Location:  Feilding, NZ
Author:  Russell Wakefield
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NZR 794(4-6-4)
Views:  258   Comments: 0
Wab 794
Title:  Wab 794
Description:  794 arrived Ohakune, heading for tuntable.(Ex NZR, Now with Feilding and District Steam.)
Photo Date:  6/10/2005  Upload Date: 5/23/2006 5:22:04 AM
Location:  Ohakune, NZ
Author:  Russell Wakefield
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  NZR 794(4-6-4)
Views:  1602   Comments: 4
Wab 974.4-6-4T.
Title:  Wab 974.4-6-4T.
Description:  Backing onto turntable
Photo Date:  6/10/2005  Upload Date: 5/23/2006 5:26:37 AM
Location:  Ohakune, NZ
Author:  Russell Wakefield
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NZR 794(4-6-4)
Views:  326   Comments: 0
OVERLANDER STEAM ENGINE Wab 794..
Title:  OVERLANDER STEAM ENGINE Wab 794..
Description:  794 fireing up for the return trip to Feilding.
Photo Date:  6/10/2005  Upload Date: 5/23/2006 1:30:47 AM
Location:  Ohakune, NZ
Author:  Russell Wakefield
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NZR 794(4-6-4)
Views:  376   Comments: 0


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