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Residents of Rannerdale War Veteran's Home

Residents in the new memorial garden area at Rannerdale War Veteran's Home in Upper Riccarton which was created as a result of local community group fundraising. Pictured are, from left, Ray Gifford...

Date 1985-03-12
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Trash-into-Art display

"A sculpture made from timber offcuts for a "Trash-into-Art" display at the Christchurch Arts Centre. Pictured are, from left, Sinead O'Hanlon, Maria O'Connell, Fiona O'Hanlon, Taryn Newton, Kirstie...

Date 1985-05-22
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Llew Summers sculpture at Manse Place

Statue by sculptor, Llew Summers, outside the Waimairi District Council flats in Manse Place, Redwood.

Date 1985-03-07
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Explosion at number 6 petrol tank

The number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Date 1985-07-23
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Firefighters at number 6 petrol tank

Firefighters hosing down the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Date 1985-07-23
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Number 6 petrol tank and firefighters

Firefighters hosing down the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Date 1985-07-22
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Removing the lid of number 6 petrol tank

Hydraulic cranes being used to remove the perimeter of the lid of the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Date 1985-07-18
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Damage to number 6 petrol tank

The damaged number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Date 1985-07-19
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Hot water cylinder explosion

A firefighter inspects the damage after a hot water cylinder exploded in a Hereford Street flat.

Date 1985-03-12
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Hiring ice skates

Ice skates for hire at Big Apple ice rink shortly ahead of the rink's official opening.

Date 1985-04-30
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Opening of Big Apple ice rink

Skaters at the newly opened Big Apple ice rink, the first international sized rink in Christchurch, on Brougham Street in Opawa.

Date 1985-04-30
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Big Apple ice rink café

People taking a break from ice skating at the café at Big Apple ice rink shortly after it opened on Brougham Street in Opawa.

Date 1985-04-30
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Big Apple ice rink mountain mural

Painter, Dave Blyth, with the Swiss mountain mural he is painting on carpet to reduce echoes at the Big Apple ice rink ahead of its opening on Brougham Street in Opawa.

Date 1985-04-04
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Big Apple ice skating rink awaiting pipelaying

The interior of the Big Apple ice skating rink under construction, prior to pipelaying under the soon-to-be ice rink.

Date 1985-03-09
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Antiques with the Experts seminar

The crowd of people attending the "Antiques with the Experts" seminar held at the State Trinity Church on the corner of Manchester Street and Worcester Street.

Date 1985-07-29
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Shrubs for Ferry Road

Volunteers and organisers Ron Proctor (left) and Frank Harvey planting shrubs along Ferry Road near the Ferry Road roundabout to Ferrymead bridge which have been donated by the Christchurch Botanic...

Date 1985-08-31
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Coin fundraiser at Banks Avenue Primary School

Banks Avenue Primary School pupils spelling out the word "hope" with coins on their school playground for Operation Hope, a fundraiser for Ethiopians. Pictured, from left, Perry Lorier, Steven Magrath...

Date 1985-03-28
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Jim Grenfell with plaque at former fire station site

Former firefighter, Jim Grenfell, with the plaque that marks the former Central Fire Station which stood at 178 Lichfield Street from 1913 to 1962. In the background is a sign for McFarlane and...

Date 1985-11-30
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Polishing a Merryweather steam fire engine

Firefighter, Mike D'Arcy, polishes a Merryweather steam fire engine at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street, ahead of the Christchurch Fire Brigade's 125th anniversary celebrations.

Date 1985-11-11
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Duchess of Gloucester visiting St John Cadets

The Duchess of Gloucester talking to cadets of the Order of St John. The duchess was in Christchurch to celebrate the centenary of the Order of St John in New Zealand.

Date 1985-04-12
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs