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Christchurch to Akaroa return cycle race competitors

Competitors for the Christchurch Amateur Cycling Club's annual Christchurch-Akaroa return road race lined up at the start, on the corner of Hazeldean Road and Lincoln Road in Addington. The patron of...

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Clock tower demolition, Sydenham Post Office

Exterior of the Sydenham Post Office building built in 1911 at 340 Colombo Street, Sydenham. The building is covered in scaffolding in preparation for the demolition of the clock tower to reduce the...

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Netherlands East Indies evacuees in Christchurch

Three Netherlands East Indies evacuee women stood in a group after arriving in Christchurch as part of a temporary scheme during the Second World War.

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Netherlands East Indies evacuees in Christchurch

A group of Netherlands East Indies evacuee men playing cards after arriving in Christchurch as part of a temporary scheme during the Second World War.

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Former Flesher family home in Richmond

Exterior of the old Flesher home on Evelyn Couzins Avenue during the repurposing of the building as a community centre.

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Addington Railway workshop buildings

Exterior of the Addington Railway Workshop buildings looking down to the outdoor yard area and across to Addington.

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Ceremony for the driving of a well in Riccarton

A group of people gathered beneath a Riccarton Waterworks sign for a ceremony to celebrate the driving of the first well pipe. The new system will provide high pressure water supply to Riccarton...

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Willow groyne in the Waimakariri River

Workers laying a willow end groyne on the Waimakariri River.

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Construction of the Waltham Road overhead bridge

View during the construction of the Waltham Road overhead bridge looking north towards the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament.

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Moulding piles for Waltham Road overhead bridge

Workmen using a machine to mould the concrete piles for the construction of the Waltham Road overhead bridge.

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Test piles for Waltham Road overhead bridge

Test pile being driven into the grounds during the construction of the Waltham Road overhead bridge.

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New buses in Wellington

New buses built for the Christchurch Tramway Board waiting to be loaded on the Korowai at Wellington.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs