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...
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.
A hydraulic platform is used to place dynamite charges at a cliff near Shag Rock and Redcliffs.
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.
Machinery working in Halswell quarry.
Plant at Halswell quarry where crushing operations are carried out.
Mural by Bill Hammond in the Monaco dance hall, Chancery Lane.
The mini-mini-micro bike of Stuart McLean.
Stuart McLean riding his mini-mini-micro bike up Colombo Street past Victoria Square.
The mini-mini-micro bike of Stuart McLean beneath a parking meter.
Contractors sealing the section of the northern motorway road between the Belfast Hotel to the bridge over the Waimakariri River.
Looking south on the northern motorway from Tram Road overhead bridge.
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.
Aerial view of the University of Canterbury campus in Ilam under construction.
Construction of the mathematics and science department buildings at the University of Canterbury.
Construction of a building at the University of Campus. In the foreground is the school of engineering.
Aerial view of the construction of the section of the northern motorway after crossing the Waimakariri River.
One of the earliest stoves manufactured by the Christchurch Gas Company.
The Geology department at the University of Canterbury.
Visitors walk along the bank of the Avon River at Ilam Gardens.
Aerial view showing the planned route of the northern motorway from Belfast towards the central city.
A house and its occupants who will be forced to move as a result of the northern motorway extension.
Tom Anderson and his wife outside their house at 36 Esperance Street, St Albans, which is threatened by the northern motorway extension.