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Fire at the Christchurch Gas Company plant

A firefighter examines the foam covered tar refining unit at the Christchurch Gas Company plant in Waltham following a fire caused by tar being taken for testing.

Date 1972-06-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Queue of rugby fans on Stevens Street

Views of the queue of fans on Stevens Street waiting to attend the All Blacks vs British Lions rugby match at Lancaster Park.

Date 1971-07-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Site of new central fire station

Proposed site of the central fire station prior to construction, taken from Lichfield Street looking south-east towards Barbadoes Street, Christchurch Gas Works and the Port Hills.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

The remains of gasholder Number 6

The remains of gasholder Number 6 at the gas works which collapsed six years prior. It is to be cut up for scrap.

Date 1981-03-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Gasholder demolition

Demolition of gasholder at the Christchurch Gas Company gas works.

Date 1984-06-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Gas works material for landfill

Material from the demolished Christchurch Gas Company gas works ready for removal to the Waimairi landfill site.

Date 1985-06-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs