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The Jubilee Cake

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. When the roll-call was completed, a jubilee cake, given by the very old residents in the district...

Date 1922-10-15
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Collection Weekly Press

A trip to the Midland Railway Works

Newspaper caption: (1) The resident engineer's staff ready for work. (2) The mouth of a tunnel, showing the manner in which the woodwork is built up. (3) The first tunnel at Patterson's Creek showing...

Date 1905-03-15
Format Photograph
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Collection Weekly Press

A good take of trout from the Selwyn. 25 fish. Weight 61½lb

Newspaper caption: The above catch was made on October 10th, the fishermen shown above being Messrs A. Swanston jun., J. Lee, A. Swanston sen., R. Moffett.

Date 1900-10-10
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Collection Weekly Press

A trip to the Midland Railway Works

Newspaper caption: (1) A group of co-operative labourers outside No. 3 Tunnel. (2) The extreme point of civilisation. This tent is situated at Broken River and is the furthest from headquarters (3) A...

Date 1901
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The aerial tramway across Staircase Gully

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River. The only means of connecting the works on either side of Staircase Gully is by aerial wire tramway. The blocks of...

Date 1901
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Government camp at Broken River

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River. It was here the party stayed the night. The camp is used by the Engineer and his assistants, when doing work on the...

Date 1901
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Interior of No. 3 Tunnel, Patterson's Creek

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River. The white streaks on the left of the photograph are caused by the dropping of the flashlight powder.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

Trooper J. McGrath (Doyleston)

Newspaper caption: Trooper J. McGrath went in the Ormazan with remounts for South Africa and is now serving in Kitchener's Light Horse.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

A settlement in Patterson's Creek

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River. Here most of the houses are of wood with brick chimneys.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

Mr H. White's first prize buggy horse

Newspaper caption: Some prize stock at the Ellesmere A. and P. Show

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

A tall sheaf of oats

Newspaper caption: The above illustration shows a tall sheaf of oats grown by Mr Coleman, of Amberley, and sent in by him to Messrs Sawtell and Wachsmann, of Cashel street, Christchurch. The sheaf is...

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

Mr W. E. Fitzgerald and Mr W. H. Gavin

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River. Mr Fitzgerald acted as a guide to the party.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

No. 6 Tunnel near Staircase Gully

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

Mr A. R. Tayler (timekeeper) on his round

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

At the Staircase Gully tramway, Patterson's Creek side

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

In the bush near Broken River

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

A group of old students

Newspaper caption: Gathering of farmers and presentation of prizes at Canterbury Agricultural College. Front Row - Messers E. A. Smith, Jas. Henderson, H. A. Knight, and F. E. Morrish. Back row -...

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

A family section of the Malvern Mounted Rifles

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Mounted Rifles in camp at Sheffield. Lance-Corporal R. Colthart, Jun., Corporal W. Colthart, Trooper R. Colthart, Trooper E. Colthart, Trooper Thos. Colthart.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

The officers

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Mounted Rifles in camp at Sheffield. Lieut. Judd, Lieut. McMillan, Captain Deans, Lieut. Hutcheson, Lieut. H.H. Brown (mounted instructor for the South Island).

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

The non-commissioned officers

Newspaper caption: The Waimakariri Mounted Rifles in Camp at Highfield, Kirwee

Date 1901
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press