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Fatal explosion at Verkerks

Fire prevention officer, J. F. Hegarty inspecting the fire damage following a fatal explosion at Verkerks Butchery at 196 Armagh Street.

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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Verkerks employees cleaning up

Employees of Verkerks Butchery, Stephen Katsaras (left), Andrew Edwards and Vincent Tikao, clean up after a fatal explosion at their site at 196 Armagh Street.

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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Verkerks explosion

Firefighters attending to an explosion at Verkerks Butchers at 196 Armagh Street on the corner with Manchester Street.

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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Home economics at Heaton School

The Christchurch Teachers College television unit filming a home economics class at Heaton Intermediate School.

Date 1974-08-10
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

S.R. Gerrand, film unit producer

S.R. Gerrand, Christchurch Teachers College television unit producer (left) during the filming of a home economics class at Heaton Intermediate School.

Date 1974-08-10
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Teachers College student trip to Australia

Teachers College students, from left, Lesley Muirhead, Lyndsey Mann, Lynne Thomas, Gerald McRae, Suzy McRae and Lynley Burnell at Christchurch Airport ahead of their flight to Australia for a field...

Date 1974-08-22
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Christchurch Teachers College cheerleaders

Christchurch Teachers College cheerleaders at a basketball match against Dunedin Teachers College at Cowles Stadium.

Date 1974-07-04
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Gas works damaged roof

Aftermath of explosion in the booster section of of the Christchurch Gas Company gas works.

Date 1974-06-12
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Record players in the university library

Students listening to record players in the University of Canterbury library. Pictured are Richard Charteris, Richard Percival and Douglas Paterson.

Date 1974-11-23
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

School of Music at Ilam

The University of Canterbury School of Music under construction at Ilam.

Date 1974-11-23
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Car transporter truck

Car transport truck used by Car Haulaways (NZ) Limited.

Date 1974-03-28
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

21 gun salute at Hagley Park

View of a 21 gun salute at Hagley Park in front of a crowd for the Queen's Birthday celebrations.

Date 1974-06-03
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Tunnel Road bridge

View of Heathcote River near the tunnel road bridge with debris in the river caused by recent high tides and large waves.

Date 1974-06-24
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Damage to the Shoreline restaurant

Dennis Laing examines damage to the Shoreline restaurant caused by a driftwood log which crashed through the wall during high tides and large waves.

Date 1974-06-21
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Trenches at New Brighton beach

Workers inspecting trenches at New Brighton caused by high tides.

Date 1974-06-21
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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Flooding at Spencer Park motor camp

Ron Buxton, wife Beverley and mother in law, Hazel Sullivan (centre), working to remove buckets of water from around their caravan at the flooded Spencer Park motor camp.

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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Temporary bridge on Fendalton Road

Barry Seymour, contractor, next to a temporary bailey bridge over the Wairarapa Stream on Fendalton Road.

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Collection 1974 Star photographs