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City fruit and produce markets

Scenes of the busy Christchurch City fruit and produce markets at Market Row in the block between Lichfield Street and Tuam Street in the run up to Christmas.

Date 1969-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Dowsons store at 68 Lichfield Street

Exterior of Dowsons store at 68 Lichfield Street. A handwritten sign outside announces the store is now open.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Site of new central fire station

Proposed site of the central fire station prior to construction, taken from Lichfield Street looking south-east towards Barbadoes Street, Christchurch Gas Works and the Port Hills.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Firefighters using the station pole

Firefighters descending from the recreation room via a pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

His Lordships bar, Lichfield Street

Interior of His Lordships bar on Lichfield Street. Beryl Inglis is stood behind the bar toasting with customers the end of her 18 years working at His Lordships.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

The opening of the Park Davis Trading Company site

Chairman of Park Davis Trading Company, Mr John Murray giving a speech at the opening of the companies new site in Market Row between Lichfield and Tuam streets. To the left is the Mayor of...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Opening of Market Row

Mayoress, Mrs G. Manning, cutting the ribbon during the official opening of Market Row between Lichfield and Tuam streets.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Horse drawn dray at opening of Market Row

Horse and carts with vegetables being driven by Reg Hussey and Jim Condon along Market Row during the opening ceremony. Lichfield Street in the background with the Radley building to the left.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

John Maybury and Christmas promotions, Colombo Street

John Maybury, former radio personality, with a loud speaker stood on a truck of prizes during a three day Christmas promotion on behalf of stores on Colombo Street between Lichfield Street and St...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

New Midland coach

New Midland coaches designed and built in Christchurch setting off on their first journey with tourists from the workshops in Lichfield Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Arts Employment Scheme mural on Lichfield Street

Artists from the Arts Employment Scheme with pavlovas at the official opening of the "The Kiwi Quarter Acre Pavlova Paradise" designed by Janet de Wagt on the wall of the Lichfield Street carpark...

Date 1983-05-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Fire engines departing central station

Fire engines relocating from the old Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street to the new one at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1962-08-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Jim Grenfell with plaque at former fire station site

Former firefighter, Jim Grenfell, with the plaque that marks the former Central Fire Station which stood at 178 Lichfield Street from 1913 to 1962. In the background is a sign for McFarlane and...

Date 1985-11-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Firefighters with breathing apparatus

Firefighters with breathing apparatus waiting to enter the basement of 140-142 Lichfield Street as part of a training exercise.

Date 1960-05-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs