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Dix Company, July 1905

Five women in canoes on the Avon River including Miss Lena Henricks (front), Miss Bransander (centre) and Misses Hamilton (left and right). In the background is the Botanic Gardens footbridge with...

Date unspecified day in 1905-07
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Bellen and Misses Gallatley, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr Bellen with two of the Gallatley sisters of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat and a canoe on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge. In the background figures are seated on the...

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Brahin and Miss Mitchell, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr. Brahin and Miss Phyllis Mitchell of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Pringle, Musgrove's Grand Opera Company,

Mr Lempriere Pringle of Musgrove's Grand Opera Company with an unidentified woman in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

A temporary bridge on the ballast railway, Otira

Newspaper caption: The Midland Railway, fashions and a boycott

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Dangerous corner on Clarendon Terrace

A car crosses the dividing line as it turns from Opawa Road into Clarendon Terrace.

Date 1970-10-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Raft race along the Avon River

View down the Avon River towards the Wainoni Road bridge and New Brighton during a raft race. Spectators are stood on the bridge and along the banks of the river.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Raft race along the Avon River

View of spectators hosing and throwing buckets of water at rafters from the Avondale Road bridge during a raft race along the Avon River.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Avon pontoon bridge

3rd field Company, Corps of N.Z. Engineers - Southern Command. Having erected a pontoon bridge over the Avon River, everyone either sat, or stood, on it - probably to prove its reliability. My late...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Earthquake damaged bridge at Horseshoe Lake Reserve

A young child crosses a bridge tilted due to earthquake damage at Horseshoe Lake Reserve, just north of the red-zoned subdivision of Horseshoe Lake.

Date 2018-11-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

River Avon, Hereford Street bridge. Christchurch. NZ

River Avon, Hereford Street bridge. Christchurch. NZ. NZ. Gold medial Series. No. 2501.

Date unspecified year in 1900
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Plan showing position of Arthur's Pass Tunnel

Newspaper caption: The tunnel, for which the contract has just been let to Messrs J. McLean and Sons for £599,794, will be 17 feet high, 15 feet wide, and 5 miles 25 chains 12 feet in length. It will...

Date 1907
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Messages on Medway Street footbridge

Messages and earthquake tributes on damaged footbridge crossing the Avon River at the end of Medway Street, 2012.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Dallington Footbridge

Photograph taken from Locksley Ave looking towards Avon Park on Avonside Drive. This bridge was damaged by the earthquakes and has since been demolished.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Medway Street footbridge

Medway Street footbridge over the Avon, viewed from River Road. on the day of the Greendale 7.1 quake Part of this bridge can now be seen on the bank on the other side of the river (Avonside)...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Gayhurst Road bridge

This photograph, taken from the corner of Locksley Ave and Gayhurst Rd, shows damage to the road bridge approach on the day after the Greendale 7.1 quake.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection