Saturday, November 17, 2018

the hospital ship 'Maheno' leaves NZ for the Middle East, 1915


By Walter Armiger Bowring, and now in NZ's National Collection of War Art.

For lots more on this and many other WW1 ships, see the book Voyage to Gallipoli

steam loco with a passenger train on the Hejaz railway, Syria


No other info.  It could be either a 2-8-0 or 2-8-2 but it's too indistinct to be sure.  A list of Hejaz railway locos is on this page

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Zephyr and Sprite art


A circa 1960 Ford Zephyr 6 with a Sprite caravan -- Kiwi nostalgia! Produced as a 500 piece jigsaw puzzle.