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Engineers at Islington substation

A group of engineers inspecting the transformers at Islington substation.

Date 1954-06-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Islington substation

View of transformers at the Islington substation.

Date 1954-06-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Islington substation

View of the Islington substation under construction with workmen in the foreground.

Date 1954-06-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Unloading the new diesel bus

A diesel bus, the first of seventy two ordered by the Christchurch Transport Board, being unloaded at Lyttelton.

Date 1954-08-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Store decorations for Royal Visit, DIC, Cashel Street

DIC building on decorated for the Royal Visit of Queen Elizabeth II. Seen from the corner of Cashel Street and High Street.

Date 1954-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Store decorations for Royal Visit, Hay's Ltd, Gloucester Street

Decorations for the Royal Visit of Queen Elizabeth II on the exterior of the Hay's Limited store, Gloucester Street.

Date 1954-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Store decorations for Royal Visit, Hay's Ltd, Colombo Street

Decorations for the Royal Visit of Queen Elizabeth II on the Colombo Street exterior of the Hay's Limited store.

Date 1954-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Store decorations for Royal Visit, Hay's Ltd, Colombo Street

Decorations for the Royal Visit of Queen Elizabeth II on the Colombo Street exterior of the Hay's Limited store.

Date 1954-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Royal visit to Burnham Military Camp

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II visiting Burham Military Camp during the Royal Visit to New Zealand. Welcoming the Royal Party is the First Canterbury Regimental Band. Holding the baton in the centre...

Date 1954-01-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Transporting cables for Papanui-Waimairi substation route

Truck with trailers transporting 0.25 pilot cable for the Papanui and Waimairi substation route.

Date 1954
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Crowds with flags

Crowds of people gathered with union jack flags, possibly as part of the Royal Tour to Christchurch in 1954.

Date 1954
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Flag on the Clarendon Hotel

View of the top of the Clarendon Hotel on Worcester Street decorated as part of the 1954 Royal Tour.

Date 1954
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Christchurch's last tram from Cashmere to Papanui

"Christchurch's last tram Cashmere – Papanui. Photo taken by my mother who lived in Cashmere." - Contributor's note.

Date 1954
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Ballantynes staff celebrate 100 years of trading

Staff from J. Ballantyne and Company at a formal dinner to celebrate 100 years of trading at Dunstable House.

Date 1954-09-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

View of Sumner from Clifton

View from Clifton showing Sumner beach, Cave Rock, houses in Sumner, Scarborough, and Whitewash Head.

Date 1954-08-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs