The National Union of Railwaymen's Canterbury secretary, Mr P. S Corliss, speaking to the railway staff through a loud hailer while the Minister of Transport, Mr Gair, waits on the footpath outside...
View during the construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge looking east along Moorhouse Avenue. To the right is the Railway Station building and railway lines, with the Christchurch Gasworks...
Water being pumped from the flooded Falsgrave-Mowbray street subway.
The old railway and road bridges across the Waimakariri River.
Mr Ron Gunn a railways employee due to retire, with two cats, Tiger (left) and Fluff who are mousers at Carlyle Street goods sheds for the railways.
"Miss Freightcare", Trudy van Zyl, in a dangerous goods store in Christchurch as part of campaign to promote safe handling of substances and awkward loads by the Railways Corporation. Zyl is wearing a...
Addington Railway Workshops Maintenance Shop sub-foreman and library trustee and auditor, Pat Sullivan (left) and Franz Mader, senior coach builder and head librarian in the Addington Workshops...
View of the historic steam locomotive engine W192 working its way up Weka Pass. The train is on a 7km journey from Glenmark Station at Waipara to Weka Pass over the Queen's Birthday weekend.
A steam train travelling along the tracks at Ferrymead Heritage Park. A crowd of people are stood along the side watching and taking photographs with the Port Hills in the background.
The Waimakariri River during a flood, with the two bridges crossing the river.
View from the overhead bridge across the idle railway yard at Waltham during a day of strike action. The Port Hills are visible in the background.
Aerial view of Christchurch showing the railway line, Moorhouse Avenue, Sydenham and Hagley Park looking west towards Addington.
View looking up at pedestrians on the Colombo Street railway bridge over the railway lines in Sydenham.
View of the newly completed Colombo Street railway bridge over the railway lines, looking south, in Sydenham.
View of the newly completed Colombo Street railway bridge over the railway lines in Sydenham looking north towards the central city.
View of the newly completed Colombo Street railway bridge over the railway lines in Sydenham looking south.
Two men working on the casing for engines and generators shown in the foreground at the Addington Railway Workshops.
A train makes its way along the railway lines surrounded by snow.
Railway and road bridge over the Waimakariri River.
View of goods wagons lined up at the Christchurch railway yards. The building in middle right was part of the former workshops which were built in the 1860s to service Canterbury Provincial Railway...
Exterior of the Addington Railway Workshop buildings looking down to the outdoor yard area and across to Addington.
Subjects unknown. Photo reproduced from a glass negative by Glyn Williams. Date: 1910s Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Glyn Williams.
An aerial view of the Christchurch gasworks showing the buildings, gasholders and machinery.
Concrete bridge girders being delivered by train to Kurow.