Firefighters descending from the recreation room via a pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.
Firefighting drill practice with jumping sheet at the Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.
"VE Day in Cathedral Square. My parents (on the right) travelled from Methven to Christchurch for the celebrations." - Contributor's note
Roundabout at Papanui. Snow 1945.
Taylor twins -2 sets of twins born in one family, 13 months apart, enjoying the sun outside 102 Chester Street East.
Damaged power pole after a snowstorm.
“View of the rock garden area in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens. "...Taken by Alleyne Cook. Alleyne was at Alleyne was at Burnham training...when on leave , he would come up to Christchurch and...
View of cars parked along streets in a parked area in Christchurch.
The interisland ferry, the Rangatira leaving Lyttelton Harbour before heading to Wellington as part of a regular ferry service.
View from the corner of Colombo Street and Armagh Street looking towards ChristChurch Cathedral and Cathedral Square. To the right in the intersection with Victoria Street.
View of the Montreal Street bridge over the Avon River looking east with Oxford Terrace to the right.
View looking south along the Avon River towards the Bridge of Remembrance.
View looking south west along the Avon River, taken from near the Bridge of Remembrance with Cambridge Terrace to the right.
A Model T Tourer covered in snow at Coopers Creek in Rangiora.
Albie Bettle standing outside his Four Square Store on the corner of 16 Station Road, Heathcote Valley. Snow fell from 12-14 July followed by a gale on 13 July.
Group of people having a snowfight at the Heathcote Railway Station in front of stationary train. Snow fell from 12-14 July followed by a gale on 13 July.
Workers repairing the electrical lines which were damaged in the 1945 snowfall.
Exterior of the Curators House at 7 Rolleston Avenue at the entrance to the Christchurch Botanic Gardens.
"These….photos of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens were taken by Alleyne Cook. Alleyne was at Alleyne was at Burnham training...when on leave, he would come up to Christchurch and experiment with his...
Tapping a heat of molybendum steel from the electric furnace into the bottom pour ladle in a foundry.
Grinding a steel dredge bucket lip casting under a swing grinder.