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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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

E.D. Gerrard with mortar bomb

Captain E. D. Gerard, of Army District Headquarters, an explosives expert, handling a 3in mortar bomb found by police divers in the Avon River near the Wainoni Bridge. It turned out that it was a...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Bombed toilet at Christchurch Airport

Views of damage caused to a men's toilet cubicle at Christchurch Airport domestic terminal. Frame one includes Christchurch Airport director Mr Monty Atkinson inspecting the damage.

Date 1981-07-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Exploded postal box

A detective and a post office official examine an exploded postal box at the Walker Street post office.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Bomb attack at Liteview Industries

A Toyota Hiace van after a bomb was detonated under its bonnet outside the showroom of Liteview Industries at 1 Birmingham Drive, Riccarton.

Date 1990-09-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Bomb attack at 149 Halswell Road

A police owned house at 149 Halswell Road cordoned off after a bomb was detonated at the property.

Date 1991-01-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 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.

Date 1989-05-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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.

Date 1989-05-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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.

Date 1989-05-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Nail bomb attack

Senior Sergeant Mike Moore with boxes of nails used in the nail bombing of Sydenham police station on Stanley Street.

Date 1991-09-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs