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Demolition of the Christchurch gasworks

Views of twisted metal during the demolition of the Christchurch Gas Works. Frames one and two show demolition worker Mr Bill Muston on the site.

Date 1981-03-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Demolition of the Christchurch gasworks

Views of twisted metal during the demolition of the Christchurch Gas Works.

Date 1981-03-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Rain on High Street

View of High Street in the rain from the United Services Hotel looking south east towards the Christchurch Gas Works.

Date 1977-06-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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 Christchurch Star photographs

Gas works damaged roof

Aftermath of explosion in the booster section of of the Christchurch Gas Company gas works.

Date 1974-06-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star photographs

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 Christchurch Star photographs

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.

Date 1952-05-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Aerial view of the Christchurch Gasworks

Aerial view of the Christchurch Gasworks in Waltham during demolition work of the individual buildings. Moorhouse Avenue is on the left with administration buildings at 472 Moorhouse Avenue on the...

Date 1981-09-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips