Thursday, January 30, 2020

A locomotive built in 1885 has been retrieved from the bottom of a Southland river nearly a century after it was left there.

A crane lifted the V-class steam locomotive out of the Oreti River yesterday. It, with another V-class, was dumped in the river, north of Lumsden, in 1927.

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