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Railwaymen on strike, Addington

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...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

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...

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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Ron Gunn with cats, Tiger and Fluff

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.

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Collection 1987 Star photographs

Railways Corporation publicity featuring Trudy van Zyl

"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...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Addington Workshops library

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...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Steam locomotive engine W192 at Weka Pass

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.

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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Steam train at Ferrymead

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.

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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Flooded Waimakariri River

The Waimakariri River during a flood, with the two bridges crossing the river.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Waltham Railway yard on day of strike

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.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Colombo Street railway bridge

View of the newly completed Colombo Street railway bridge over the railway lines, looking south, in Sydenham.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Colombo Street railway bridge

View of the newly completed Colombo Street railway bridge over the railway lines in Sydenham looking north towards the central city.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Colombo Street railway bridge

View of the newly completed Colombo Street railway bridge over the railway lines in Sydenham looking south.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Engines in Addington Railway Workshops

Two men working on the casing for engines and generators shown in the foreground at the Addington Railway Workshops.

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Collection 1977 Star photographs

Christchurch railway yards

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...

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Collection 1860 - 1900 Star photographs

Addington Railway workshop buildings

Exterior of the Addington Railway Workshop buildings looking down to the outdoor yard area and across to Addington.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Group of Young Men by a Railway Hut

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.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt