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Internal wiper for protective mask

A firefighter uses an internal wiper to clear the mist inside his new protective mask at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1972-03-04
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Collection 1972 Star photographs

Rubber ammonia suit for firefighting

A firefighter wearing a rubber ammonia suit with a spark proof torch attached to the hip at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1972-03-04
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Collection 1972 Star photographs

Old and new firefighter uniforms

George Thompson (left) wearing the former firefighter's uniform, while Jim Philips wears the new uniform outside the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Christchurch Fire Brigade camera equipment

Edward Campbell and director of training Lloyd Johns (right) with the camera equipment which will be used by the Christchurch Fire Brigade to capture firefighters in action to be used as part of...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Fixing the Japanese flag

A firefighter straightening out the Japanese flag outside the Town Hall which became entangled before a royal visit.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Old and new firefighter uniforms

Stanley Barrett (left) in the old firefighter's uniform and David Stickings in the new waterproofed uniform outside the Central Fire Station and 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Waiau Station Officer, Lorraine Petrie

Lorraine Petrie, fire fighter and Waiau Station Officer. Lorraine is the first female officer in a Canterbury brigade.

Date 1990-07-23
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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Peter Rowe overlooking Kilmore Street

Senior firefighter, Peter Rowe, on an extension ladder above Kilmore Street with Christchurch Town Hall and Parkroyal Hotel in the background towards the intersection with Durham Street.

Date 1990-02-23
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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Old and new firefighting protective clothing

Station Officer, Mike Bowden (left), and Senior Station Officer, Symon Stirland-Mitchell (right), demonstrate the new and old firefighting protective clothing respectively.

Date 1989-11-03
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Collection 1989 Star photographs

Vintage engines at farewell parade

Parade of vintage fire engines to mark the retirement of Fire Commissioner, F.A. Hardy, travelling along Kilmore Street near the Avon View Guest House at 208 Kilmore Street.

Date 1982-05-19
Format Photograph
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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Jaws of life demonstration

A staged car accident on Antigua Street as part of a training exercise for firefighters in using the new Jaws of Life cutting tool.

Date 1975-04-10
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Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Training with breathing apparatus

Firefighters training with breathing apparatus ahead of a training exercise in the storm water drains in Barbour Street, Woolston.

Date 1974-11-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Victim carrying method demonstration

Firefighters demonstrating the face to face carrying method at a training exercise at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1974-03-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs