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Unloading explosives at Lyttelton

Explosives for the New Zealand Army being unloaded from the frigate Blackpool at Lyttelton.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Resuscitator unit for New Brighton

Miles Ruddenklau (left) of the New Brighton Jaycees with Chief Superintendent of the Christchurch Fire Board F. Hardy with a resuscitator unit. The unit was presented to the Christchurch Fire Board by...

Date 1970-10-31
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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Inspection of new firefighters

N.G. Pickering (right), B. A. Hyland and T. Jack (rear) inspect a parade of firefighter recruits during their passing out parade at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Bedroom at Cressy House

Interior of a bedroom at Cressy House, Lyttelton with views across towards Banks Peninsula.

Date 1970-06-13
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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Potato patch, intersection of Ferry Road and St Asaph Street

Sign advertising S B potatoes growing in a patch on an island intersection of Ferry Road and St Asaph Street.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Wesley Church, Fitzgerald Avenue

Interior of Wesley Church, Fitzgerald Avenue during a service with a small congregation.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Wesley Church, Fitzgerald Avenue

Exterior of Wesley Church on the corner of Fitzgerald Avenue and Worcester Street, with cars parks along the road in the foreground.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Scott Brothers, Ltd., factory

Interior of the Scott Brothers Ltd factory showing the conveyor belt system that carries various parts of the range to and from where the porcelain enamelling process takes place. Several workers are...

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Ovens being tested at Scott Brothers Ltd.

A line of electricians with ovens in the Scott Brothers Ltd factory testing them using a switchboard ahead of them leaving the factory for general sale.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Pensotti planer at Scott Brothers Ltd.

Man using a Pensotti planer machine inside the Scott Brothers Ltd factory. The machine can handle work up to 14ft long and is used for electric range production.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Girls wearing costumes from American film Airport

A group of girls at Christchurch Airport wearing costumes from the American film "Airport". The girls are, from left, Carol Russell, Marion Russell, Pat Henderson, Lynda Sweet, Jocelyn Smith, Marlene...

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Canterbury rugby player Fergie McCormick

Fergie McCormick leaving the pitch at Lancaster Park following a field goal in the last moments of a rugby match (Canterbury v Wellington) to save the Ranfurly Shield for Canterbury. Supporters are...

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Christchurch United v Western Suburbs football match

Gameplay action of Western Suburbs goalkeeper Bruce Nicol making a save, supported by his team mates during a National Soccer League match against Christchurch United at English Park, St Albans.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Start of the Heathcote Valley Go-kart Grand Prix

Dave Merritt taking a corner ahead of Robin Wilkinson at the start of the Heathcote Valley Go-kart Grand Prix. In the background are racers, from left, Bill Munn, Doug Varnham and Doug Drake.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid with the Ranfurly Shield

Two students from the University of Canterbury dressed as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid, stealing the Ranfuly Shield on horseback as part of Capping week celebrations. The two students are...

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Model of an Orion aircraft

RNZAF Station staff, Flight-Lieutenant D. Webb (Left), Corporal R.D Allan and L.B. Jowers moving a model of an Orion aircraft into position at Haywrights for a display to mark the 50th anniversary of...

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Redgrave Street, Halswell

View down Redgrave Street in Halswell, a modern State housing complex with underground power. Houses line the street with the Port Hills in the background.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Flooding outside the Royal George Tavern

Exterior of the Royal George Tavern at 67 Fitzgerald Avenue with the street flooded. Customers are visible in the doorway to the Tavern looking out and a bicycle is parked outside.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs