“That’s a Big 10-4 Rubber… Squiddy”

Now the truck is going down Tory Street – we have a police escort to get across State Highway 1 :)

Closing off Vivian St a.k.a. SH1 © Copyright Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 2008

Closing off Vivian St a.k.a. SH1 © Copyright Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 2008

It’s a convoy – the star of the exhibition of course is first, followed by the little forklift and the other truck.

Crossing Courtenay Place, the little forklift chugging behind © Copyright Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 2008

Crossing Courtenay Place, the little forklift chugging behind © Copyright Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 2008

It’s slightly downhill from the top of Tory down to Cable but as there was a last-minute decision by the conservator to extract most of the remaining liquid this made the move a bit easier –  sloshing inside the tank had been a concern.

... and finally across Wakefield St© Copyright Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 2008

... and finally across Wakefield St © Copyright Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 2008

 Last stop – Te Papa… phew!

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