Posts Categorized: member

NZR D-class Locomotive

NZGR D-class steam locomotives New Zealand Government Railways operated a number of small four-coupled steam tank locomotives known as class D. Several went on to second careers with private owners. The NZR&LS Archives hold a number of working drawings of D class locomotives, which have all been scanned. Copies of these scans can now be… Read more »

Image Identify

We are inviting members to look through some of the images that we have scanned but have no description, location, vehicle type, date etc. At this stage, the content of the image descriptions is being appraised as we work with 2 database suppliers. This is the area where members help will be required. The image… Read more »

contributor – Logon and Password

For NZRLS Members – At your First logon … An E-mail advised you of your user name and a simple password. When you first logon it is advisable to change the password to a more secure one of your choice. Your Password can be altered by clicking on ‘Edit My Profile’ line in the drop… 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 it…. Read more »

Thomas McGavin Building Open Hours

“The Society’s archive, which is housed in the Thomas McGavin Building, 1A North Street, Petone, will be open on Wednesday 27 December, Saturday 30 December 2017, Wednesday 3 January and Saturday 6 January 2018 during the current holiday period. The hours will be 9.00 am until about 2.00 pm. People wishing to visit on other… Read more »