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Neil Dawson sculpture

Sculpture by Neil Dawson used as part of street theatre in Christchurch.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

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

Bella McElligott's 100th birthday

Air New Zealand hostess, Sally Beaumont, presents flowers to Bella McElligott, on her flight to the West Coast to celebrate her 100th birthday.

Date 1983-12-10
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Edith Edwards' 100th birthday cake

Edith Edwards, 100, cuts her birthday cake with her niece, Freda Edwards and great-great niece, Kirstie MacMillan at Holly Lea residential home in Fendalton.

Date 1983-01-15
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Christchurch Schools Music Festival 1983

Choir and orchestra members rehearse for the Christchurch Schools Music Festival in the Christchurch Town Hall.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Jo King in the Bowker Fountain in Victoria Square

Jo King, Farmers employee, takes her tea break in the Bowker Fountain in Victoria Square. She holds a cup of tea and an umbrella.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Hagley High School pupils on board the yacht, Tana.

Fourth form pupils from Hagley High School on board the yacht, Tana, in Lyttelton Harbour. The yacht is skippered by maths teacher, Steve McIntosh (centre).

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Green at Elmwood Bowling Club being relaid

The original bowling green of the Elmwood Bowling Club in the process of being relaid. Bert Hay, the club president explains a process to members. Hugh Berry, on the far left, is supervising the...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

The First Church of Christ, Scientist building

Mr T. Y. Chan stood outside the First Church of Christ, Scientist building on Worcester Boulevard following its purchase by Mr Chan for conversion into the Chung Wah 2 restaurant.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Lane Walker Rudkin clothing being loaded into a freighter

Boxed jerseys and leisure wear produced at Lane Walker Rudkin being loaded into an Air New Zealand freighter for export to San Francisco. Pictured from left, Graeme Mollison (Meadows Airfreight), Paul...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Caroline Moore's design at Avanti store

Manager for Avanti clothing store Chris Bradley (right) and marketing manager Carole Prichard promoting designs by Caroline Moore.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Kuni Kuni pigs at the Kenyon household

Two people with Kuni Kuni pigs, and piglets, a breed which originates from China, at the Kenyon household on Hills Road.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Lambs at the Kenyon household

Kenyon family members at their home on Hills Road with two of the children holding lambs. Pictured are, from left, Frank Kenyon, Debbie Kenyon, Michael Kenyon (baby), Joanne Kenyon and Keith Kenyon.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs