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The new Kilmore Street fire station

Fire engines at the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street station shortly after relocating the fire engines from the former site at 178 Lichfield Street.

Date 1962-08-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Minister of Transport inspecting firefighters

J. K. McAlpine (right), the Minister of Transport with Chief Fire Officer Mr L. R. Osmond inspecting firefighters at the opening of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1962-08-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Central fire station on Kilmore Street

The exterior of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date unspecified month and day in 1962
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

View of the new central fire station

A view of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street, as seen from Cambridge Terrace. In the centre is the training tower under construction.

Date 1962-01-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Laying the foundation stone for the new central fire station

Mayor, George Manning, participating in the laying of the foundation stone for the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street. With him is the contractor C. S. Luney (left) and project foreman C...

Date 1960-09-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Old and new firefighting protective clothing

Station Officer, Mike Bowden (left), and Senior Station Officer, Symon Stirland-Mitchell (right), demonstrate the new and old firefighting protective clothing respectively.

Date 1989-11-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Polishing a Merryweather steam fire engine

Firefighter, Mike D'Arcy, polishes a Merryweather steam fire engine at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street, ahead of the Christchurch Fire Brigade's 125th anniversary celebrations.

Date 1985-11-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Denis Robins, world president of Fire Engineers

Denis Robins, the world president of the Institute of Fire Engineers during an inspection of fire station facilities in Christchurch. Robins is pictured in front of the training tower during an...

Date 1983-11-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Horse drawn fire engine

A horse drawn fire engine from 1893, on loan from the Ferrymead Trust, as part of a parade of vintage fire engines to mark the retirement of Fire Commissioner, F.A. Hardy, at the Central Fire Station...

Date 1982-05-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Inspection of firefighters by B.F. Hyland

Fire Commissioner designate, B.F. Hyland, inspects the operation watch at a recruits' passing out parade at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1982-04-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Victim carrying method demonstration

Firefighters demonstrating the face to face carrying method at a training exercise at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1974-03-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Demonstration of foam for firefighting

N. Pickering, Chairman of the Fire Board, and Fire Chief, Frank Hardy, at a demonstration using foam at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1971-08-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Firefighters demonstrating hose use

Firefighters demonstrating the use of hoses on the training tower at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1971-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs