Key [Rail Carriage]; 2013.383


Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)


Key [Rail Carriage]

About this object

Two slender pieces of steel, one curved at the end and slotted into a hole in the other, which tapers slightly to a square end. Folding device known as a railway carriage key, used by NZR guards to lock carriages.


L 190mm (L 7 1/2")



Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Key/Device, Security/Protective Devices/Regulative & Protective T&E/05 Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology/Nomenclature

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