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Image of the Regent on the Square

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Cathedral Square

Cathedral Square is not, in fact, a square but a cross. It became central to coming to town as shops and roads developed and also became the central point for public transport. Many lively events were...

Imag of the back of the John Robert Godley statue

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John Robert Godley statue

The statue of John Robert Godley, who served as the Resident Chief Agent for the Canterbury Association, stands in Cathedral Square and was unveiled in 1867.

Image of view from Cathedral spire

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Around the Square

Cathedral Square, the heart of the city, is one of the notable locations in Christchurch. Throughout its history it has been a place for citizens to gather in worship, celebration, or to pursue...

Christmas trees

Frame one is of the Christmas tree in ChristChurch Cathedral. Frame two is of the Christmas tree in the Hereford Street branch of the Bank of New South Wales. Typist for the bank, Jill Turner, is...

Date 1969-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Construction of the Chancery Arcade

Views of the Chancery Arcade under construction on the site for the former Messers Meares, Williams, Holmes and Booker's building, Cathedral Square near Chancery Lane.

Date 1969-12-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sorting Christmas presents at ChristChurch Cathedral

A group sorting and packing donated presents, which were left under the Christmas tree at ChristChurch Cathedral, to be sent as gifts to children in South Korea. Pictured sorting the gifts in the...

Date 1969-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lynley Wilson with her pet lamb

Lynley Wilson with her pet lamb, Tuppence, and one of her grandfathers sheepdogs on the grounds of ChristChurch Cathedral in Cathedral Square. Lynley went on stage with the pets at the Children's...

Date 1969-12-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Children's Christmas Service at ChristChurch Cathedral

The Dean of Christchurch, the Very Rev M. L. Underhill, with Lynley Wilson and her pet lamb Tuppence on stage at the Children's Christmas Service at ChristChurch Cathedral. In the background is Lynley...

Date 1969-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bonus Bonds customers at the Chief Post Office

Portraits of customers with Bonus Bonds they are purchasing at the Chief Post Office in Cathedral Square. Frames one and two are of Miss Elsie Parke and frame three is of Justine Brooks.

Date 1970-03-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Intersection of Colombo and Hereford Streets

Scene of a traffic jam at the intersection between Colombo Street and Hereford Street, looking towards Cathedral Square.

Date 1970-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mike O'Brien of Low Overhead Advertising with Ghetto Blaster

Mike O'Brien, reflected in a mirror, of Low Overhead Advertising with painted advert on his head with a Ghetto Blaster during a trip around Christchurch. Cathedral Square, the Port Hills and the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Mt Pleasant School students with floral hats

Students from Mt Pleasant School with floral hats for a hat competition in Cathedral Square, for the Festival of Flowers. Students, from left, Hamish Wheeler, John Thrup, Angela Harris and Carolyne...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Gwenda Patridge with "Smoking Sam"

Youth health worker, Gwenda Patridge with "Smoking Sam" who is part of a display in Cathedral Square to highlight National Heart Week.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

South Island Independence Movement petition

Ann Filshie signs the South Island Movement petition in Cathedral Square. The booth is manned by foundation member of the South Island Movement's local branch, Mr Clifford Brown.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs