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Explosives store, Cass Bay

A Labour Department explosives store, near to the one which exploded in Cass Bay.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Explosives store, Cass Bay

The remains of a Labour Department explosives store in Cass Bay which exploded.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Fundraising for art student Marian Maguire

Sue Cooke and Stephen Gleeson selling art work from a cart to raise funds for their friend and fellow artist Marian Maguire to study at the Tamarind Institute of Lithography in New Mexico.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Trash-into-Art display

A sculpture made from timber offcuts for a "Trash-into-Art" display at the Christchurch Arts Centre. Pictured are, from left, Sinead O'Hanlon, Maria O'Connell, Fiona O'Hanlon, Taryn Newton, Kirstie...

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Collection 1985 Star photographs

Morgan Jones with art installation

Art installation entitled "300 Steps" at Mount Gay in South Canterbury by sculptor, Morgan Jones.

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Falling Fence by Rosemary Johnson

Rosemary Johnson with her art installation, "Falling Fence" in the quadrangle of the Arts Centre. The installation is part of Anzart, an international arts festival at the Arts Centre.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Explosives expert at Canterbury Public Library

An explosives expert in protective clothing prepares to detonate a hoax bomb found in Canterbury Public Library on Gloucester Street.

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Collection 1988 Star photographs

Bomb discovery at Firehouse nightclub

Police car blocking Colombo Street in Sydenham outside the Firehouse night club at no. 293 after three bombs were discovered.

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Collection 1989 Star photographs

Police and explosives experts at Firehouse nightclub

Police and explosive experts at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham where two bombs were defused and third exploded.

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Collection 1989 Star photographs

Bomb disposal expert at Firehouse nightclub

A bomb disposal officer looks behind a fence to where two bombs were defused at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham.

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Collection 1989 Star photographs

Damage to number 6 petrol tank

The damaged number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

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Collection 1985 Star photographs

Cass Bay explosives dump

View of the Cass Bay Labour Department explosives dump which local residents deem unsafe.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Suspected bomb blast at Canterbury Tales Bookshop

Police inspecting the scene of a suspected bomb blast outside Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Damage to Canterbury Tales bookshop window

The window of the Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale, after a suspected bomb blast.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Remains of exploded boat

The damaged remains of a boat after it exploded at Scarborough boat ramp. The cause of the explosion was unknown.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Bomb disposal robot

A bomb disposal expert with a robot at Derwent Street, Bryndwr after two Second World War shells were found in the area. One of the shells was found in a resident's garage whilst they were sorting it...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Reporters with bomb disposal robot

Reporters asking an army bomb disposal expert about the robot used to remove Second World War shells found in Derwent Street, Bryndwr. One of the shells was found in a resident's garage whilst they...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Bomb disposal crater

Two boys examine a crater caused by a bomb disposal blast at Derwent Reserve just off Derwent Street in Bryndwr. A bomb disposal unit was used to remove Second World War shells found in a resident's...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Mock mushroom cloud for peace festival

Test of a mock mushroom cloud explosion by Anthony Lealand of Lucifer Fireworks Co at West Melton shooting range. The cloud will be part of a display at the peace festival in Christchurch.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Mushroom cloud and fireball test explosion

Test of a mock mushroom cloud explosion by Anthony Lealand of Lucifer Fireworks Co at West Melton shooting range. The cloud will be part of a display at the peace festival in Christchurch.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Geoff Cain with explosives

Captain Geoff Cain with some of the explosives which have been found in Canterbury. The largest of these was found at Camp Bay.

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Explosion at Anderson Engineering

Police guarding the scene of an acetylene tank explosion at Anderson Heavy Ferrous Foundry Centre on Curries Road, Woolston. The tank exploded as it was being unloaded from a flack deck truck.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs