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E.D. Gerrard with mortar bomb

Captain E. D. Gerard, of Army District Headquarters, an explosives expert, handling a 3in mortar bomb found by police divers in the Avon River near the Wainoni Bridge. It turned out that it was a...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Falling rocks at Moa Bone Point Cave

Rocks falling from a cliff above Moa Bone Point Cave at Redcliffs following a dynamite charge explosion in an attempt to dislodge a rock outcrop in the area.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Placing dynamite charges

A hydraulic platform is used to place dynamite charges at a cliff near Shag Rock and Redcliffs.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Firefighters' wives and children

Dawn Jack (left), Torino Lyne and children outside the flats behind the fire headquarters where they live to be closer to their husbands' work at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Halswell quarry plant

Plant at Halswell quarry where crushing operations are carried out.

Date 1966-12-03
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Mini-mini-micro bike

Stuart McLean riding his mini-mini-micro bike up Colombo Street past Victoria Square.

Date 1969-02-17
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Sealing the northern motorway

Contractors sealing the section of the northern motorway road between the Belfast Hotel to the bridge over the Waimakariri River.

Date 1967-07-28
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Opening of northern motorway

Minister of Works P.B Allen and Mrs H.E.L. Pickering, wife of the member of Parliament for Rangiora, cutting the ribbon to open the northern motorway.

Date 1967-10-18
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction of university buildings

Construction of the mathematics and science department buildings at the University of Canterbury.

Date 1965-01-29
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Early Christchurch Gas Company stove

One of the earliest stoves manufactured by the Christchurch Gas Company.

Date 1966-05-27
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Ilam Gardens

Visitors walk along the bank of the Avon River at Ilam Gardens.

Date 1966-10-24
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Northern motorway expansion victims

A house and its occupants who will be forced to move as a result of the northern motorway extension.

Date 1967-08-26
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Northern motorway expansion victims

Tom Anderson and his wife outside their house at 36 Esperance Street, St Albans, which is threatened by the northern motorway extension.

Date 1967-08-26
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs