Ticket [Parliamentary Special Ticket]; New Zealand Railways; 1908; 2011.498


Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)


Ticket [Parliamentary Special Ticket]

About this object

A leather bound paper ticket for the Parliamentary Special from Auckland to Rotorua on 12 August 1908 and returning Rotorua to Auckland 14 August 1908. The ticket has been issued to Mr F W Furkett, resident engineer for the Public Works Department, by the General Manager Mr T Ronayne. The ticket is numbered '147'. Embossed on the front of the ticket is a circular emblem: 'New Zealand Railways / NZR'. The leather is textured.


New Zealand Railways

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Place Made

New Zealand


H 70 W 90mm (H 2 3/4 W 3 9/16")

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The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Ticket/Exchange Media/08 Communication Artifacts/Nomenclature

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