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Bomb disposal robot

A bomb disposal expert with a robot at Derwent Street, Bryndwr after two Second World War shells were found in the area. One of the shells was found in a resident's garage whilst they were sorting it...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Reporters with bomb disposal robot

Reporters asking an army bomb disposal expert about the robot used to remove Second World War shells found in Derwent Street, Bryndwr. One of the shells was found in a resident's garage whilst they...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Bomb disposal crater

Two boys examine a crater caused by a bomb disposal blast at Derwent Reserve just off Derwent Street in Bryndwr. A bomb disposal unit was used to remove Second World War shells found in a resident's...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Ashley Bridge explosion

The remains of a disused Lees Valley bridge over the Ashley River after it was blown up with gelignite and electric detonators. It was suspected that local ancharists caused the blast as anarchist...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Mock mushroom cloud for peace festival

Test of a mock mushroom cloud explosion by Anthony Lealand of Lucifer Fireworks Co at West Melton shooting range. The cloud will be part of a display at the peace festival in Christchurch.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Mushroom cloud and fireball test explosion

Test of a mock mushroom cloud explosion by Anthony Lealand of Lucifer Fireworks Co at West Melton shooting range. The cloud will be part of a display at the peace festival in Christchurch.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Labour Day picnic white elephant stall

Thelma Smith and Dave Hines at the white elephant stall at the Labour Day picnic held at Woolston Park.

Date 1973-10-24
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Christchurch Gas Company gas works gasholder

Gasholder at the Christchurch Gas Company gas works.

Date 1983-09-29
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Gas works site post-demolition

The Christchurch Gas Company gas works site after demolition.

Date 1983-09-30
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Removals New Zealand Wide Limited trucks

Trucks for moving company, Removals New Zealand Wide Limited.

Date 1983-09-14
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Brian Grindrod's printing business

Brian Grindrod with his picture printing business in a city arcade. Picture: Mr Grindrod, wearing a T-shirt of himself, adjusts a video image of a pet from a photograph sent in by a customer.

Date 1983-02-10
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Laughing Girl display for A and P show

Brice Hori and Jamie Fitzgerald assemble a "laughing girl" display for the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show.

Date 1983-11-07
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

A and P show crowds

Crowds in the stands at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show at Addington showgrounds.

Date 1983-11-05
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Emma Thomson riding a donkey

Emma Thomson, 10 riding a donkey, Kimberley Downs Kimba, at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show.

Date 1983-11-18
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Anthony Gilsenan chopping wood

Anthony Gilsenan, 18, in the wood chopping competition at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show.

Date 1983-11-11
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Adidas production line

Adidas sneaker production line at M O'Brien and Co at 31 Dundas Street.

Date 1983-04-22
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Spalding golf balls

Pauline Mundy of Spalding with the company's golf balls produced at Spalding's Woolston plant on Radley Street.

Date 1983-03-24
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Collection 1983 Star photographs