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Holt Family Swimming Pool, 48 Horotane Valley

Showing swimming pool and greenhouse built by Neville Holt. The green house was built, then the building permit was applied for retrospectively. Neville Attwood Holt was one of the original founders...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

McCormacks Bay

I grew up in McCormacks Bay. It was a great place for children, with the estuary, which we swam in, the hills to climb. We were always outside. I remember the fish in the estuary. I remember the...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

McCormacks Bay

I grew up in McCormacks Bay. It was a great place for children with the estuary which we swam in, the hills to climb and we were always outside. I remember the fish in the estuary. I remember the...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

"Hi-Tide" 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs

We called our rented house "Hi-Tide" in 1960. It's a magical house at 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs. The house is catilevered out over the point of Moncks Spur above the cave of moa bones on the Main Road...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Terry outside her clothing boutique, Deja Vu.

My elegant friend, Terry, at the entrance to her upmarket op shop/boutique, 'Deja Vu' in Leinster House, Merivale.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album. My grandmother Eva Grace Dutch who married Charles Edwin Featherstone. The main...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

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
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Bus lounge

The futuristic bus lounge of the old central bus exchange, now demolished after the quakes.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Enjoying Autumn in Hagley Park

We just came to New Zealand at the end of the last year. We found the best place for us to enjoy always is the Hagley park located in Christchurch city. This is a photograph I have taken when my...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Car leaving David Crozier's

Service Car leaving David Crozier's, a well known motor dealership at 49-59 Worcester St. Now the site of the art gallery.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Lady Wigram car race

Start of the Lady Wigram car race at Wigram airfield, complete with boxes and ladders for elevated viewing

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Believe

One of the first post-earthquake graffiti, posted on a still standing wall on Manchester Street. It was a comment on the anxiety we were all feeling with the numerous aftershocks....

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Collection 2016 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).

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Ghost sign, Gloucester Street

Ghost sign on the side of a building at 135 Gloucester St. Sign reads : Save with northern terminating top ballots Northern-United top returns.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Ghost sign, Manchester Street

Ghost sign for "motor car painting / duco spraying / general repair dents removed" exposed due to neighbouring demolition work. Looking across to The Civic on Manchester St, this would have been taken...

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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
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

1976 Telethon, Civic Theatre

1976 Telethon - Civic Theatre - TV2 / South Pacific TV. St John Telethon. Venue for many television programmes such as "A week of it", "Opportunity knocks", "Touch of Country".

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

North Beach mini zoo

This photo of a leopard was taken at the North Beach Mini Zoo that used to be in Beach Road North New Brighton.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

On Sumner Beach

"This is my father and mother on Sumner Beach just before dad went for about (I think over) four years to the Second World War. They married just before he went." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt