The New Zealand Railways Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 7 (December 15, 1926)
Labour-Saving in Hutt Valley Workshops Area — Preparations Well in Hand
Labour-Saving in Hutt Valley Workshops Area
Preparations Well in Hand
[gap — reason: illegible] hired. The result proved eminently satisfactory, the whole distance being excavated to a depth of from three to four feet in 8 1/2 working days. In view of the country negotiated this was a fine piece of work. We are indebted to Leading Fitter W. Watkinson, under whose charge the actual operating was done, for opportunity to obtain the accompanying photographs of the excavator at work.
The social question requires to-day, more than ever, to be examined on the side of human dignity.—Victor Hugo.page break