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Snow in Cathedral Square

View looking across Cathedral Square covered in snow towards the Regent Theatre.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Christchurch Star photographs

Neighbours in Melrose Street during the 1945 Snowstorm

On the 13 July 1945 there was a howling North West gale and the next morning the City of Christchurch and the Canterbury Province woke up to three feet of snow. Schools were closed for a week and the...

Date 1945-07-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Eleven women in the snow

Eleven unidentified women sitting, standing, and playing in the snow in front of the Girls Training Centre (Burwood) building.

Date 1945-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Chicken coops surrounded by snow

Chicken coops and a weatherboard building surrounded by snow at Frank and Fred Vinicombe’s poultry farm in Shirley.

Date 1945-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Sheds surrounded by snow

Two sheds in the backyard of the Vinicombe homestead on New Brighton Road, surrounded by snow. Burwood Park is visible in background.

Date 1945-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection