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Jock Grant with moa bones

Jock Grant with moa bones he found while digging a trench for a sewer line on Main Road, Redcliffs.

Date 1969-01-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

The Antigua Bridge under construction

View of the Antigua Bridge under construction including the former bridge, temporary bridge and Antigua Boat Sheds along Cambridge Terrace.

Date unspecified month and day in 1902
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Three men outside a weatherboard house

Three men outside a weatherboard house with French doors. One man is dressed in a suit and holds a pipe while the other two men are dressed as workmen and carry spades. One workman is holding out his...

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Disability ramp installation, Robert McDougall Art Gallery

View of construction workers building a disability ramp to improve accessibility to the Robert McDougall Art Gallery from the Botanic Gardens.

Date 1986-01-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Antigua Bridge, August 8th 1902

View of a man walking on the old Antigua Bridge at the beginning of construction on new bridge over the Avon River. Workmen and tools are on the far riverbank by Cambridge Terrace.

Date 1902-08-08
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Antigua Bridge, August 13th 1902

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.

Date 1902-08-13
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Bridge builders, January 1903

View of eight construction workers taking a break from the building of the Antigua Bridge. The Avon River and Christchurch Hospital buildings are in the background.

Date unspecified day in 1903-01
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Construction of the Durham Street overbridge

Construction workers working on the Durham Street overbridge in Sydenham looking north along Durham Street towards the central city.

Date 1976-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Demolition of the old Wigram Air Base fire station

Excavator driver, Jimmy Young (right), with construction foreman, Bruce Chalklen, at the old Wigram Air Base fire station during its demolition to make way for a larger station next door.

Date 1988-03-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

View from the outlet looking towards the power house

Newspaper caption: Electric Power Works at Lake Coleridge. The pictures given on this page show the progress that is being made with the harnessing of Lake Coleridge to supply the city of Christchurch...

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Scenes from accident at Town Hall building site

Scenes from accident at Town Hall building site. [Frame 36] Pieces of broken four-ton slab amongst twisted scaffolding after drop of 60ft. [Frame 37] Workmen assisting trapped workmate clinging to top...

Date 1970-09-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips