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Bus in rural Banks Peninsula

View of a rural mail delivery bus travelling on a rural road near Pigeon Bay on the Banks Peninsula.

Date 1959-09-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Sockburn overhead bridge construction

View during the construction of Sockburn overhead bridge, looking south.

Date 1959-07-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Train passing beneath Sockburn overhead bridge

The Springfield-Christchurch steam train passes beneath a section of the new overhead bridge during construction at Sockburn.

Date 1959-05-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Proposed Council parking site

Site of the new Council parking site between Tuam Street and St Asaph Street.

Date 1959-11-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Installation of high pressure water supply, Curletts Road

A trench digger preparing to lay a line on Curletts Road on the corner with Main South Road for the installation of high pressure water supply. Pictured, from left, Mr A Kelly, Mr A Dyhrberg, Mr R C...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Transportation of a black poplar tree log

Black poplar tree log on Lincoln Road being transported to a mill yard.

Date 1959-10-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Mural at Christchurch International Airport

Mural by Russell Clark in the main terminal building at Christchurch International Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Mrs J. Lovell-Smith and Doris Holland using a potters wheel

Mrs J. Lovell-Smith using a potters wheel. The tutor, Mrs Doris Holland (Doris Lusk) watches.

Date 1959-04-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

1st Battalion New Zealand Regiment returns from Malaya

A group of soldiers from the 1st Battalion New Zealand Regiment marching from Christchurch Railway Station after disembarking from their troopship, Captain Cook, at Lyttelton from postings in Malaya...

Date 1959-12-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Windsor House dining room

Dining room at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-11-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Hospital wing of the Woodchester Eventide Home

The hospital wing of the Woodchester Eventide Home at 76 Banks Avenue in Dallington run by the Christchurch Presbyterian Social Services Association shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-10-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Moa fossils at 36 Glenelg Spur

Gillian and Jennifer Anderson of 36 Glenelg Spur in Hillsborough with moa fossils found by their father as he began excavations for a basement on the property.

Date 1959-09-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Archaeological group at Redcliffs cave

Members of the Canterbury Museum archaeological group excavating at Redcliffs cave. Pictured are, from left, Sandra Johnson, Kathleen Fletcher, Ngaire Harris and Diana Angel.

Date 1959-10-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Fire station pole

Firefighters using the pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.

Date 1959-05-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Sign of the Takahe

Exterior of the Sign of the Takahe on the corner of Dyers Pass Road and Hackthorne Road in Cashmere.

Date 1959-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt