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The Endurance of Laundry

The Gothic Church in Sydenham (corner of Colombo & Brougham Streets) sustained damage during the February earthquake, then was mistakenly demolished.
An amusing installation of clothesline and laundry...

Date 2011
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Durham Street Methodist Church, Durham Street

Exterior of Durham Street Methodist Church on the corner of Durham Street North and Chester Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

Purau Station Homestead, Purau

External view of Purau Station Homestead a 14 Camp Bay Road, Purau, taken from the grounds. Built in 1853 from locally quarried sandstone the Purau homestead was the first house to be built of stone...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

Bank of New Zealand building

Exterior of the Bank of New Zealand building on Hereford Street. This building was demolished in 1963 and on the same site a new BNZ building was constructed.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Kaiapoi Woollen Manufacturing Co. Ltd

Former Kaiapoi Woollen Manufacturing Co.Ltd building (now demolished) situated on eastside of Manchester Street between Allen Street and Eaton Street Christchurch. As photographed by me on 4 Nov 1979.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Ghost sign, SOL Square, 2009

Ghost sign at what was then SOL (South of Lichfield) Square on exterior wall of His Lordship's Cafe and Bar. Marks the previous location of His Lordships Hotel and Larder (built 1885).

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

St Albans Community Centre

St Albans Community Centre, formerly St Albans Public Library, 1047 Colombo Street. This building suffered earthquake damage and was later demolished.

Date 2007-08-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Victoria Square. Christchurch.

From Beautiful Christchurch - a set of postcards containing 8 colour images and 8 black & white, published by Tanner Couch Ltd.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Wainoni Park, Christchurch, N.Z.

The 30 acre Wainoni Park was the home of controversial Professor Alexander Bickerton which he opened to the public as a popular pleasure garden in the early 1900s. Postcard Gold Medal Series No. 123...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt