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This photograph shows a derailment on the Palmerston North - Napier Line, Keith Street Palmerston North. About eighteen wagons were derailed.There were a spate of attempts to derail trains on the line, through the use of debris on the line, objects thrown at the drivers and one case of shots being fired.

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2014N_R18_007811
Title
Derailment on the Palmerston North - Napier Line
Relation
Public Photograph Collection R 18
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Place
Palmerston North
Date
circa 1926

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Palmerston North City Library

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