Cobb & Co. information poster

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Cobb & Co. information poster.

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Printed on front of mounting board, top right, with black ink – P 71

Information printed on poster: “Cobb & Co.’s Telegraph Line of Royal Mail Coaches, running in connection with The Government Railways, and the Wellington And Manawatu Railway Co., Ltd. Passengers, Mails, and Luggage leave Wellington by Train to Paremata (16 miles) at 7 a.m. Daily; thence by Coach to Foxton, in time for the Evening Train for Palmerston North, Wanganui, New Plymouth, Napier, and the intermediate Stations. Leaving Foxton at 7 a.m. Daily (Sundays excepted), and arriving at Paremata in time for the Evening Train for Wellington. A. Hall & Co., proprietors. Booking Offices: Lambton Quay, Wellington. Jewell’s Hotel, Foxton.”

A photograph of a Cobb & Co. information poster of coach services between Foxton and Paremata, prior to the completion of the Palmerston North to Wellington Railway.

1 B&W photo print copy, mounted

Any use of this image must be accompanied by the credit “Horowhenua Historical Society Inc.”

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