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Bus in rural Banks Peninsula

View of a rural mail delivery bus travelling on a rural road near Pigeon Bay on the Banks Peninsula.

Date 1959-09-21
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Sockburn overhead bridge construction

View during the construction of Sockburn overhead bridge, looking south.

Date 1959-07-22
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Train passing beneath Sockburn overhead bridge

The Springfield-Christchurch steam train passes beneath a section of the new overhead bridge during construction at Sockburn.

Date 1959-05-29
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Engineers at Islington substation

A group of engineers inspecting the transformers at Islington substation.

Date 1954-06-29
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Islington substation

View of transformers at the Islington substation.

Date 1954-06-29
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Islington substation

View of the Islington substation under construction with workmen in the foreground.

Date 1954-06-29
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Unloading the new diesel bus

A diesel bus, the first of seventy two ordered by the Christchurch Transport Board, being unloaded at Lyttelton.

Date 1954-08-02
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Islington substation, Hornby

Interior of Islington substation showing the travelling crane and condensers.

Date 1955-07-26
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Islington substation, Hornby

Exterior of the Islington Substation. The full output of the Lake Tekapo power station is being brought direct to the substation.

Date 1955-07-26
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Installation of high pressure water supply, Curletts Road

A trench digger preparing to lay a line on Curletts Road on the corner with Main South Road for the installation of high pressure water supply. Pictured, from left, Mr A Kelly, Mr A Dyhrberg, Mr R C...

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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Transportation of a black poplar tree log

Black poplar tree log on Lincoln Road being transported to a mill yard.

Date 1959-10-08
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Mural at Christchurch International Airport

Mural by Russell Clark in the main terminal building at Christchurch International Airport.

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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Transformers at Islington

View across the transformers to the surrounding area at the Islington substation.

Date 1955-07-26
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs