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Salvation Army barracks

Newspaper caption: Whirlwind at Leeston. This building was overturned while an Army service was in progress. A whirlwind at Leeston on Thursday night shortly after eight o'clock, while a thunderstorm...

Date 1902-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Salvation Army barracks

Newspaper caption: Whirlwind at Leeston. Interior view. A whirlwind at Leeston on Thursday night shortly after eight o'clock, while a thunderstorm was raging, a whirlwind struck Leeston township...

Date 1902-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Cashfields Building, Cashel Mall

The Cashfields building, designed by England Brothers, was built in around 1909/10 for the DIC (Drapery Importing Company) to replace the previous building destroyed by Fire in 1908. In 1978 following...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Sod Cottage, Ferrymead

Sod cottage being build at end of Ferrymead Bridge, on way to Sumner.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

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 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

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
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The hut after the landslip

Newspaper caption: The effects of a landslip at Whitecliffs. A large landslip took place recently at the north end of the Whitecliffs railway yard. Some two thousand tons or more came down from the...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Moveable school on the Co-operative Railway Works

Newspaper caption: In such a place as the railhead of a progressing railway, the settlement and all connected with it must of necessity be of a temporary and portable nature. Our illustration shows...

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The public hall, Tai Tapu

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A fine flock of purebred southdown ewes

Newspaper caption: A busy period on Canterbury Farms: Stud sheep at Lincoln College. Lincoln College possesses one of the leading flocks of Southdowns in the Dominion, and there is a keen demand for...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Brookside Public School Diamond Jubilee celebrations

Newspaper caption: (1) Pupils from 1870-79. (2) The jubilee cake. (3) The original school building. (4) Pupils from 1880-00. (5) Pupils from 1890-99. (6) The present school building. (7) Pupils from...

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A sportsman's hut and the result of a day's sport

Newspaper caption: The duck shooting season opens. Good sport at Lake Ellesmere.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

All Saints' Church

Newspaper caption: Opening of All Saints' Anglican Church, Prebbleton.

Date 1907-07-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Gala at Selwyn Huts near Christchurch

Newspaper caption: Large numbers of people visited the popular fishing resort of Selwyn Huts on January 2nd when a very successful gala was held. The aquatic events were watched with keen interest. (1...

Date 1928-01-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Otahuna, Tai Tapu

Newspaper caption: The residence of Mr R. Heaton Rhodes.

Date 1899
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times