Posts By: Rod

Desk Calendar

Railway Calendar for 2018 will be available In October 2018. The 2018 desk calendar is now ready. This years cover photo view shows RM 41 in the shadow of Mount Taranaki.  As usual the 2018 calendar will have 13 railway pictures with a 21cm x 12cm image on each page. It will  be in the large… Read more »

How to Post

When you log on you will see additional icons near the top of the page. … Mouse over ‘New’ and a menu appears Click on ‘New Post’ and an editable page will appear Put in your title and Enter – wait for the text box In the text box, enter your text, copy&paste or type… Read more »

The Kohukohu Wagon

On the roadside in Northland Robin Hoare saw this intriguing relic of the past. Placed there by the Far North District Council and the notice says “Kohukohu Timber Mill: Old Rail Wagon: Early 1800s.” But he observed that the wheels have cranks, which no wagon possesses. “Whatever the very rusty item may be, it propelled… Read more »