No Artist ‎– New Zealand Steam Safari

Argo (2) ‎– ZTR 136
Vinyl, LP, Stereo


A1 No. 1267 Leaving Taumarrunui Station
A2 No. 1267 Between Manakau And Levin
A3 No. 778 Climbing Towards Eyre Creek, With The 'Kingston Flyer'
A4 Nos. 1236 And 1250 On The 1 in 35 Climb Of Westmere Bank And Climbing Away From Aramoho Junction
A5 Nos. 1236 And 1260 Starting From Masterton Station
A6 No. 1267 On The Climb Between Pimmerton And Pukerau Bay
A7 No. 1267 On The 1 In 50 Climb Of The Raurimu Spiral
Recordings Made On Board The 'Safari Special' Train, Headed By No. 1236 And No. 1250, On The 1 In 50 Climb Of The Raurimu Spiral
B1 On Board The Train: Shortly After Passing Through Raurimu Station, Rounding The First Horse Shoe Curve And On Through The Tunnels
B2 On Board The Train: No. 1250 Heads The 420 Ton Train, Without Assistance From The Pilot Engine, On Round The Final Horse Shoe Curve On The Last Lap Of The Climb, Stops Short Of National Park, Re-starts And Takes The Train Up To National Park Station



Steam Locomotives on the 3ft. 6ins. Gauge N.Z.R.

Sleeve Credits: An Argo Viking Recording Edited by Transacord

Label Credits: "A Viking Recording Produced and recording by John Mann, Keith Southern and Nancy Southern. Edited in England for Transacord by Peter Handford"