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Damage to oil circuit breaker

Damaged Ferguson-Pailin oil circuit breaker in the Milton Street substation

Date 1955-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Islington substation, Hornby

Interior of Islington substation showing the travelling crane and condensers.

Date 1955-07-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Islington substation, Hornby

Exterior of the Islington Substation. The full output of the Lake Tekapo power station is being brought direct to the substation.

Date 1955-07-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Transformers at Islington

View across the transformers to the surrounding area at the Islington substation.

Date 1955-07-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Rafting, River Avon

People in costume rafting on the Avon River

Date 1955
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Cathedral Square Robert Godley statue "Innocence reflected"

Rear view of the Robert Godley statue in Cathedral Square with ChristChurch Cathedral behind. Several children are playing on and around the statue.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Shopping in the City in Cathedral Square.

Shopping in the City in Cathedral Square, with friend Rachel. They were both Nurse Aides at Sunnyside Hospital. Photographers took photos of people in the Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Shopping in Christchurch.

Photo of June with new shoes (in box). I have fine gloves on, that were common then to wear. (in Cathedral Square)

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Swimmers at Lake Bryndwr

Swimmers at the shingle pit swimming hole Lake Bryndwr, Wairakei and Breens Roads

Date 1955 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Twenty first birthday

Daughter and father handing her the "key to the door" at her 21st birthday , October 1955. A dance and supper for extended family and friend was held at the local Selwyn Street hall. The cake was...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Ray and Dennis in Cathedral Square

Ray Burt (left) and Dennis O'Neil (right). Photographed in Cathedral Square. Looking East. Far left is the storage depot building for bsues. I think the prominent building in the background was called...

Date 1955 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt