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Road construction in North Hagley Park

Views of a grader skimming the surface off grassland in North Hagley Park in preparation for the construction of a road to link Harper Avenue to the end of Salisbury Street.

Date 1970-03-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Site of former Langford House

The site of the former Langford House, a former residential care home, following demolition works at 20 Battersea Street on the corner with Durham Street in Sydenham.

Date 1982-10-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

First resident of Fairhaven Residential Club

Mrs Lal Keen, the first resident of the Methodist Central Mission Fairhaven Residential Club, on the site of the Club during the final stages of construction at 91 Harewood Road, Papanui.

Date 1982-03-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Demolition of the old Wigram Air Base fire station

Excavator driver, Jimmy Young (right), with construction foreman, Bruce Chalklen, at the old Wigram Air Base fire station during its demolition to make way for a larger station next door.

Date 1988-03-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Demolition of old Jellie Park complex

Demolition of the administration block and shop at the old Jellie Park swimming pool complex.

Date 1988-10-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 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
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Redevelopment of the Victoria Square floral clock

View of the site of where the Victoria Square floral clock was removed before being recreated a metre away during the redevelopment of Victoria Square as the Parkroyal hotel was being built.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

New petrol station site, Main North Road

Joe Vuletich of Townsend Excavating removing roofing iron from demolished shops to make way for a new Mobil service station on the corner of Prestons Road and Main North Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Earth clearing at Canterbury Court

Earth clearing operations inside the newly built Canterbury Court building at Addington Show Grounds in preparation for the 1961 New Zealand Industries Fair.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Collapsed roof at former Normal School

Collapsed roof as part of the former Normal School buildings during the construction of Cranmer Courts on the corner of Kilmore and Montreal streets.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Construction of the Waltham Road overhead bridge

Views of a construction worker on a bulldozer working to level the south approach to the new overhead bridge on Waltham Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs