Built in 1915, 608 was dedicated as a war memorial honoring the railwaymen who did not return from WW1. It is owned by New Zealand Railway & Locomotive Society and leased to Steam Inc. The "E... (more)
Train 262 approaching Koputaroa north of Levin with manifest freight from Wellington.
Ab 608 was built by NZR Addington (Christchurch) in 1915 and named "Passchendaele" in 1925 as a War Memorial for over 400 railwaymen who perished in WW1. It is now owned by NZ Railway & ... (more)
Manifest train 218 from Wellington is about to pass under Highway 1 north of Manakau.
DXC 5477 shows off her new paint heading manifest freight from Wellington to Palmerston North.
Steam Inc excursion from their Paekakariki depot to Masterton via Woodville passes through Manakau on the North Island Main Trunk north of Wellington.
Northern Explorer heads north through Manakau (between Otaki and Levin.) The train will take over 10 hours to reach Auckland. The award winning train was built by Hillside Workshops Dunedin and st... (more)
Ja 1271 heads north at Manakau with Steam Inc Gorge Explorer to Woodville. The locomotive was built by NZR Hillside in mid 1950's, among the last built in New Zealand.