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Train passing beneath Sockburn overhead bridge

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

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Plans for sewage ponds between Dyers Road and Pages Road

Aerial view of land between Dyers Road and Pages Road marked for proposed sewage ponds. The image has been overlaid with the proposed plans and notes. The Avon-Heathcote Estuary and Banks Peninsula is...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Crowds at Lancaster Park during Billy Graham's Crusades

Panoramic image of floodlit crowds in the stands and on the pitch at Lancaster Park stadium during Billy Graham's Crusades, an evangelical campaign which toured around the world.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Mrs J. Lovell-Smith using a potters wheel

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

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s 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...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Mural at Christchurch International Airport

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

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Shirley Lodge bar

Interior of the Shirley Lodge at 110 Marshland Road and of a woman working behind the bar area.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Bus in rural Banks Peninsula

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

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Hay's Christmas Parade float

Crowds lining a residential street during the Hay's Christmas Parade watching a drummer float being driven past.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Ice skating on Lake Lyndon

A family stood on Lake Lyndon, near Castle Hill, with groups of people ice skating in the background with views across to snow covered mountaints. "In the days when the whole of Lake Lyndon would...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Annual Procesh 1959

"Two Canterbury University students in the annual Procesh - theme of this set of entries was names of films on at the time - May 1959. Probably taken in Worcester Street outside what were Univeristy...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Flower Show

Flower display at the Canterbury Flower Show of a lighthouse and scenery.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Help your town hall

Floral floats. Feb-March 1959

Date unspecified month and day in 1959
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt