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New Zealand Robey
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No: 829   Contributor: David Miller   Year: 2009   Manufacturer: Robey & Co   Country: New Zealand
New Zealand Robey

Road registered SD 3749 this is noted as being a 1909 Robey. Photographed at McLeans Island in 2009.
Picture added on 28 May 2013 at 08:48
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This is Robey Traction Engine No. 28295 of 1909, a three speed double crank compound of 8 nhp called "Captain Scott" owned by Paul Easterbrook of North Canterbury NZ.

Added by Ian Douglas (Toowoomba Qld Australia) on 09 July 2013.
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