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Industrial archaeological findings

Items discovered by industrial archaeologist Joan Collett at Luke Adams pottery on Colombo Street. They include a jeweller's crucible for gold or silver work, toy bricks and metal slates for stamping...

Date 1976-03-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

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 Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Fire damage at Young Image Amusement Centre

A police officer inspects the fire damage to pool tables at Young Image Amusement Centre, 832 Colombo Street. It was believed the fires were deliberately lit.

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

Explosion at Nu-Way Dry Cleaners

Firefighters and crowds outside Nu-Way Dry Cleaners in Colombo Street near the intersection with Cashel Street following an explosion.

Date 1962-10-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

John and David Fisher

John Fisher with father, David Fisher, of H. Fisher and Son art dealers at 691 Colombo Street.

Date 1991-09-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Christchurch Star photographs

Snowfall on Colombo Street, Sydenham

A person crossing Colombo Street during heavy snowfall on Colombo Street in Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Bomb discovery at Firehouse nightclub

Police car blocking Colombo Street in Sydenham outside the Firehouse night club at no. 293 after three bombs were discovered.

Date 1989-05-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Police and explosives experts at Firehouse nightclub

Police and explosive experts at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham where two bombs were defused and third exploded.

Date 1989-05-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Bomb disposal expert at Firehouse nightclub

A bomb disposal officer looks behind a fence to where two bombs were defused at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham.

Date 1989-05-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

163 Colombo Street

Substation situated at 163 Colombo Street. Looking south.

Date 1996
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 Substations photographic survey

Bridge, Colombo Street, 1904

View of the Colombo Street bridge looking from Cambridge Terrace along the Avon River towards the Christchurch Supreme Court on Durham Street.

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