Explore the viceregal railway carriage

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Last century, Governors-General used luxuriously appointed, special rail carriages. These carriages were built in 1934 and 1939. In the North Island combination, Their Excellencies had their own state rooms and a spacious lounge. The staff and dining car accommodated the dining saloon, kitchen and additional staff accommodation.

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Government House

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How to cite this page: 'Explore the viceregal railway carriage', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/interactive/vice-regal-car-ni, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 15-Jul-2013