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Fire engines departing central station

Fire engines relocating from the old Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street to the new one at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1962-08-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

The new Kilmore Street fire station

Fire engines at the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street station shortly after relocating the fire engines from the former site at 178 Lichfield Street.

Date 1962-08-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Lyttelton fire station

Exterior of the new Lyttelton fire station prior to its opening at 57 London Street.

Date 1963-05-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Minister of Transport inspecting firefighters

J. K. McAlpine (right), the Minister of Transport with Chief Fire Officer Mr L. R. Osmond inspecting firefighters at the opening of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1962-08-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Central fire station on Kilmore Street

The exterior of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date unspecified month and day in 1962
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

View of the new central fire station

A view of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street, as seen from Cambridge Terrace. In the centre is the training tower under construction.

Date 1962-01-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Laying the foundation stone for the new central fire station

Mayor, George Manning, participating in the laying of the foundation stone for the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street. With him is the contractor C. S. Luney (left) and project foreman C...

Date 1960-09-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Kaiapoi fire station

Exterior of the newly completed Kaiapoi fire station at 51 Hilton Street.

Date 1960-09-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Old and new firefighter uniforms

Stanley Barrett (left) in the old firefighter's uniform and David Stickings in the new waterproofed uniform outside the Central Fire Station and 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Explosive shell found in Lyttelton Harbour

Sergeant I. M. Russell (left) and Lance Corporal J. Ryal with the remains of a 19th century shell dredged from Lyttelton Harbour and then cracked open at West Melton where it was found to not have a...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Explosion at Nu-Way Dry Cleaners

Firefighters and crowds outside Nu-Way Dry Cleaners in Colombo Street near the intersection with Cashel Street following an explosion.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Fitting a fuse into gelignite

Labour Department explosives consultant, Laurie Stephenson (left), watches P.O. Nee, a department safety inspector, fit a fuse into a stick of gelignite, during the final day of a course in the safe...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Shell Oil Company tank explosion

Damage to the bitumen delivery and blending tank at Shell Oil Company's bulk bitumen installation in Lyttelton, after it exploded.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Wairau Bar archaeological dig

Archaeological dig consisting of eight foot square grids at Wairau Bar in Marlborough.

Date 1964-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

St John Ambulance Cadet competitions

Cadets taking part in an annual competition at the St John Ambulance headquarters on Peterborough Street. Pictured is the "patient" A. Malaquin being treated by, from left, B. Chidgey, R. Spence and C...

Date 1965-04-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs