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Video tape tower construction

Views of a video tape tower being constructed in Halswell by Peter Paltridge Construction ahead of it being installed at the Rangiora Racing Club.

Date 1970-03-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fire extinguisher demonstration

Fire extinguisher demonstration by Gravier (NZ) Limited on an old car at Carrs Road rubbish dump with firefighters who attended the demonstration.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Damage to property caused by the Halswell tornado

Damage to property caused by the Halswell tornado. The tornado hit the Halswell area at about 8pm, demolishing garages, wrecking fences, and knocking down trees. In the foreground a boat has been...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Path of the tornado through Halswell

A map showing the path of the tornado through Halswell, passing over Halswell Road and the edge of Halswell Domain. The black tongue of the tornado touched the ground for a strip about 500m long and...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Redgrave Street, Halswell

View down Redgrave Street in Halswell, a modern State housing complex with underground power. Houses line the street with the Port Hills in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Filming a car crash at Halswell quarry

A Morris 1100 plunging over a cliff at Halswell quarry being filmed for Roadshow 82, a road safety film.

Date 1982-02-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Arson at Ladbrooks

The burnt remains of cars and machinery at Ladbrooks following a deliberately lit fire on the premises on Leadleys Road in Halswell.

Date 1972-11-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

The 108th Halswell Brownie Pack with a phone box

The 108th Halswell Brownie Pack with a telephone box. Mr Bradshaw, area service manager of customer equipment for Telecom, is pointing to a plaque on the phone box stating the Brownie Pack have...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

New starter at school

Two siblings sat outside Halswell School, Alison Duff sat with her brother, Andrew Duff on his first day at school who is showing off his new penguin backpack.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Showjumping horse

Action of a horse showjumping in Halswell. Other riders and the Port Hills are visible in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

New water tank at St Joseph's Home, Halswell

View of the old kauri water tank being dismantled with the replacement concrete water tank in the foreground. The tanks are outside St Joseph's Home in Halswell.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

School children singing carols

A group of school students from Halswell, Oaklands and Hillmorton singing carols at a candlelight procession at Hillmorton High School.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs