Tangiwai disaster

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Books and articles

  • Kevin Boon, The Tangiwai rail disaster, Nelson Price Milburn, Petone, 1990
  • Geoff Conly and Graham Stewart, On the track: Tangiwai and other railway accidents, rev. edn, Grantham House, Wellington, 1991
  • Evening Post, 26–28 December 1953
  • Bruce Morris, Darkest days, 1st rev. edn, Wilson & Horton, Auckland, 1987
  • New Zealand Railways, Tangiwai railway disaster: Report of board of inquiry, Government Printer, Wellington, 1954
  • Graham Stewart, The Tangiwai disaster: A Christmas Eve tragedy, Grantham House, Wellington, 2004