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Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" with a broken leg in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise...

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise.

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

New fire escape at State Insurance office

Staff at the State Fire Insurance office, Worcester Street, practicing an evacuation via the new fire escape behind the building at 116 Worcester Street.

Date 1965-03-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Training for aviation air crashes

A firefighter using foam to fight a simulated aviation crash at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1965-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

First flight

Alan Tunnicliffe's first flight. Arrival at Christchurch Airport December 1965 from Invercargil by N.A.C. DC-3 aircraft.

Date
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

First commercial jet flight to Christchurch

The first commercial flight, Boeing 707, arriving at Christchurch Airport, a Qantas flight from Queensland and the Northern Territories.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Pile driving for the Wilsons Road bridge

View of construction workers driving the third pile into the ground for the new bridge across the Heathcote River at Wilsons Road in St Martins.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Amuri Motors parking building

A car driving up the ramp the Amuri Motors new parking building as part of Amuri Courts on the corner of Durham Street and Armagh Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Stopwork meeting for city bus drivers

City bus drivers arriving at the Railway Hall in Carlyle Street in Sydenham this morning for their stopwork meeting.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Aerial view of Riccarton Mall

Aerial view of Riccarton Mall shortly after construction was completed. In the foreground is Riccarton Road with Division Street to the left and Maxwell Street in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

N.A.C cabin crew

N.A.C. cabin crew members Lee Jackson (left) and Robyn Stewart, ahead of their journey to Europe to fly in a K.L.M aircraft to promote New Zealand.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs