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Hansons Lane sign, Upper Riccarton

Road signs for Hansons Lane with the incorrect spelling of Hansens Lane which is in the same location in Upper Riccarton.

Date 1969-12-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bottle collection for Tibetan refugees

Views of bottle collection by Jaycees to raise money for Tibetan refugees.

Date 1970-01-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bottle collection for Tibetan refugees

Views of bottle collection by Jaycees to raise money for Tibetan refugees. Pictured in frame 4 is John Mackinder.

Date 1970-01-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Flourmills Limited donation for Cyclone Ofa victims

Russell Wakefield (centre) of Christchurch Flourmills Limited, and "Blue" Moore (left) and Paul Edlin of the RNZAF oversee donated flour being loaded onto a truck. The flour is to be sent to the...

Date 1990-03-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Tip Top Factory

The Blenheim Road factory opened in 1968 and operated until 2007.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Historical Christchurch images

General Foods, Blenheim Road

Exterior of the General Foods plant on Blenheim Road with delivery trucks for Watties, Gaytime, Tip Top and Bluebird parked in front.

Date 1968-11-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Upper Riccarton aerial view

Aerial view of Upper Riccarton looking south east. In the centre is Blenheim Road.

Date unspecified year in 1950 to unspecified year in 1960
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Luxury yacht under construction

Views of Christchurch boat builder, Gavin Cooke, next to a luxury yacht for charter service to Australia currently under construction outside his factory on Blenheim Road.

Date 1981-09-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cabin of a luxury yacht under construction

Cabin of a luxury yacht for charter service to Australia under construction at the factory of boat builder Gavin Cooke on Blenheim Road. Pictured working on the interior is Peter Snook.

Date 1981-09-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Gavin Cook with a luxury yacht under construction

Views of Christchurch boat builder, Gavin Cooke, next to a luxury yacht for charter service to Australia currently under construction outside his factory on Blenheim Road.

Date 1981-09-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Armoured personnel carrier on Blenheim Road

Views of a First New Zealand Scots Regiment M113 A1 armoured personnel carrier travelling along Blenheim Road heading towards the King Edward Barracks as part of a training evening.

Date 1981-07-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Damaged concrete power pole

Views of a damaged concrete power pole in Blenheim Road near the Sockburn roundabout.

Date 1970-07-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Damaged traffic lights

Damaged traffic lights on the centre of Blenheim Road and Matipo Street intersection in Riccarton.

Date 1974-08-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star photographs

Installation of lamps on Blenheim Road

Installation of sodium highway lamps on Blenheim Road by the Municipal Electricity Department (MED).

Date 1964-07-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Seized taxis for auction

London taxis which were seized by the Customs Department and stored in a Blenheim Road warehouse ahead of being auctioned.

Date 1990-11-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Mt Cook Jumbo liner coach

General manager of Mt Cook-Denning, R.R. Forward, with a jumbo liner coach designed by A.B. Denning (right) built in Christchurch in the coach building premises of Mt Cook-Denning on Blenheim Road.

Date 1977-07-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch Star photographs

Ministry of Works and Development auction

Mr George Avant, storekeeper at the Ministry of Works and Development bulk store on Blenheim Road, with electronic and technology goods seized by Customs which are to be auctioned to the public.

Date 1977-11-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch Star photographs

Loading “Polling Booth” signs for distribution

Ministry of Works staff at the department’s Blenheim Road’s store loading polling booth signs for distribution. Pictured: Brian Bailey, Dave Mundy, Graham Gould and Tom Pearce.

Date 1972-11-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips