Mrs Lal Keen, the first resident of the Methodist Central Mission Fairhaven Residential Club, on the site of the Club during the final stages of construction at 91 Harewood Road, Papanui.
View of onlookers on the old Antigua Bridge watching the beginning of construction on new bridge over the Avon River. Construction workers are digging are on the far riverbank by Cambridge Terrace.
View along Queenspark Drive on the Queenspark Estate during the final stages of its construction in Parklands.
A crane lifting a concrete slab into position on a commercial development site on Peterborough Street.
A group of men inspecting the construction site of Christchurch Town Hall. Frames one to three include, from left: M. E. Mahoney (Architect), P. G. Scoular (City Engineer), G. Fenton (senior staff...
A group of men inspecting potential Commonwealth Games venues around Christchurch including the Town Hall construction site from the top of the Christchurch Star building. Pictured are, Kenneth...
Construction of the bridge crossing the Avon and linking Cambridge Terrace with Durham Street South.
A group of men standing on the construction site for Christchurch Town Hall during an inspection of potential Commonwealth Games venues around Christchurch. Pictured are, Mr K. S. Duncan secretary of...
Construction of a retirement centre, Chateau Blanc, on the edge of Cranmer Square at 363 Montreal Street.
Three apartments at Maryville Courts retirement village nearing completion at 155 Salisbury Street on the corner with Manchester Street.
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.
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...
Construction of the Brooklands Volunteer Fire Brigade fire station.
Construction of the new fire station at 77 Simeon Street in Spreydon. The new station is replacing the Sydenham fire station.
Construction of the postal centre on Hereford and Worcester street, looking north west.
Construction workers working on the Durham Street overbridge in Sydenham looking north along Durham Street towards the central city.
Antigua Bridge under construction over the Avon River with workmen working on spans.
Two women in a rowboat, including Miss M. Donald, on the Avon River. Construction work on Antigua Boat Sheds is taking place in the background.
Antigua Bridge under construction with workmen working on spans.
Antigua Bridge under construction with workmen on the bank of the Avon River. Onlookers watch from the old bridge.
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.
View of construction work of the new police headquarters on the corner of Cambridge Terrace and Hereford Street.
Views of the Town Hall construction.