Last trams, 1956

Maker and role
Graham Stewart, Photographer
Production date
29 Dec 1956
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Object detail

Accession number
08/092/169
Production period
Description
On the last morning (Saturday, 29 December 1956), Tram No. 250 went back to Epsom Depot via the Railway Station and Parnell, while the remaining trams in service formed the last convoy via the Town Hall to Epsom Depot.  Tram No. 250 is seen here at the Railway Station, waiting for a Leyland diesel bus to leave on the first day of the diesel shuttle service between Karangahape Road and the Railway Station. 
Physical description
1 photograph : black and white : 16.5 cm x 22 cm
Credit Line
Graham Stewart. 29 Dec 1956. Last trams, 1956, 08/092/169. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Production place
Auckland Central
Auckland City
Auckland District
Auckland
New Zealand

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