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Horse and cart

A man and a woman sat on a cart attached up to a horse on a farm. "Mode of transport because of petrol restrictions." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Meadowville Avenue, Spreydon substation

View of a Municipal Electricity Department substation on Meadowville Avenue in Spreydon looking towards the intersection with Simeon Street and south to the Port Hills.

Date 1942-07-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Wartime in the city

1st Battalion Canterbury Regiment by Cranmer Square, Christchurch. Universal Bren gun carriers and motor cycle dispatch riders. The carrier driver 2nd from the left is R.G. Skipworth.

Date
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

Snow - 1942

Snow, trees and bridge, 1942? From a photograph album.

Date unspecified year in 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Memorial window at the Christchurch Teachers College

Close-up of the memorial window at the Christchurch Teachers College on the corner of Montreal Street and Peterborough Street.

Date 1942-03-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road

"Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road. The windmill pumped their water for the whole farm. The house was fitted with all electrical applicances." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road

"Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road. The windmill pumped their water for the whole farm. The house was fitted with all electrical applicances." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Lockie Wedding

Wedding Catholic Cathedral (Blessed Sacrament) Barbadoes St. Selwyn (Sel) Lockie marrying Gaynor Lennie.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Royal George Hotel

Four people by car (unknown, unknown Evelyn Sycomore, unknown, unknown). The Royal George Hotel, on Fitzgerald Avenue, is in the background.

Date 1942 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Ready to go to war

Selwyn (Sel) Lockie ready to go to war. Outside the Fitzgerald Avenue House.

Date 1942 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Lockie Wedding

Wedding photo taken Catholic Cathedral (Blessed Sacrament) Barbadoes St. Selwyn (Sel) Lockie marrying Gaynor Lennie.

Date 1942 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

A day out with friends in Cathedral Square

A day out with friends in Cathedral Square on my way up to Auckland with my mum to see my brother who was wounded on the HMNZS Moa when it was sunk. He was in the navy hospital in Auckland. Note on...

Date 1942
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

New Brighton : Sheet No 1

A map of the New Brighton and South New Brighton area about 1942 showing roads, tram line, buildings, wells, wind pumps, drains, pools and vegetation. The map covers the area from Seaview Road south...

Date 1942 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Map
Resource Type Image
Collection Maps, plans and drawings

Walking along Purau Avenue.

Phyllis Morse (later Loader), left, sister Mary Morse and friend Lorraine Fuller walking along Purau Avenue with Purau in the background.

Date 1942-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Air raid shelters for MED staff

Air raid shelters in the corporation yard. Also visible are houses on Gloucester Street and the New Zealand broadcasting board building.

Date 1942
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Statue of James Edward Fitzgerald

Statue of James Edward Fitzgerald on Rolleston Avenue on the corner with Cambridge Terrace and Cashel Street.

Date 1942-01-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Robert Falcon Scott statue

View of the Robert Falcon Scott statue on Worcester Street with Oxford Terrace to the left and Avon River on the right. Next to the statue are air raid shelters which were temporarily in place during...

Date 1942-09-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Cathedral Square traffic bollard

A traffic inspector checks a traffic bollard in Cathedral Square. Behind him are the Grand and Crystal Palace movie theatres.

Date 1942-06-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Prebbleton railway overbridge

Views of a bridge under construction at the Prebbleton railway crossing on Springs Road.

Date 1942-01-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

New buses for Christchurch Tramway Board

The first of seven new buses built for the Christchurch Tramway Board.

Date 1942-05-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Laying of a new water main

View of workers laying a new water main under Western Terrace at the point where the pipes will cross the Heathcote River.

Date 1942-02-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs