Gallery - Craven Bros. 40 Ton lift Steam Crane No.199 (ELS 4035)

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NZR Service - Post-NZR - Return to Gallery

Pictures during NZR Service

The pictures shows Crane 199 recovering Dj 1244 after it derailed on the track that ran to the Kaniere Hokitika Sawmill and the Dairy Company and would be circa 1974-75. The track runs alongside the Hokitika River. (Courtesy of Colin Barry)

40 tonner 199
1) Hokitika c.1974-75
40 tonner 199
2) Hokitika c.1974-75
40 tonner 199
3) Hokitika c.1974-75
40 tonner 199
4) Hokitika c.1974-75

Pictures from post-NZR service

The picture shows ELS 4035 laid up at Linwood in June/July 1992. (Courtesy of Darrin Wilkinson)

40 tonner 199
1) Linwood 1992
40 tonner 199
2) Linwood 1992