Gallery of Thames Citizens’ Band

Pic 06a. 19 December 1898 Opening of Thames Railway at Shortland Station
(pg4 Auckland Weekly News - NZ Herald Supplement)

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The breaking of the Ribbon on the entrance of the train into the station - Mrs Dunlop and Miss Isabella Scott holding the ribbon. Beside Mrs Dunlop MP Hon. J. Cadman, Mayor Mr W. Scott and Mayor elect Mr H.J. Greenslade.
Acknowledgment for photo – Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-18981230-4-1.
Taken by Foy Bros, Thames.

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