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First resident of Fairhaven Residential Club

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.

Date 1982-03-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 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

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 Star photographs

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

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

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 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

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Construction of Jellie Park Aqualand entrance

Kit Hollis, a carpenter, with the new entranceway for the Jellie Park Aqualand complex.

Date 1989-04-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 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

Pile driving for the Wilsons Road bridge

View of construction workers driving the third pile into the ground for the new bridge across the Heathcote River at Wilsons Road in St Martins.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs