Jock Grant with moa bones he found while digging a trench for a sewer line on Main Road, Redcliffs.
Construction of the bridge crossing the Avon and linking Cambridge Terrace with Durham Street South.
Construction workers working on the Durham Street overbridge in Sydenham looking north along Durham Street towards the central city.
View of construction workers building a disability ramp to improve accessibility to the Robert McDougall Art Gallery from the Botanic Gardens.
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.
Workmen adding the finishing touches on the new Salvation Army citadel on Victoria Street near Victoria Square.
View during the construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge by Wilkins & Davies Construction, looking west along Moorhouse Avenue.
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.
A construction worker carrying out excavation work prior to the construction of the new Council parking building on Lichfield Street.
Construction workers installing a 15in diameter screen into the bottom of a 94ft well at the pumping station at 54 Colombo Street.
Workmen warming themselves with fires on top of the BNZ building, Cathedral Square.
Construction worker demolishing part of a building on the site marked for the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace.
Construction worker, Peter Robinson, working on opening up the basement area at the Robert McDougall Art Gallery to create new art storage spaces.
Construction workers and machinery, working to lower a section of the Colombo Street overhead bridge into place, looking north towards the central city. The new bridge will form part of Moorhouse...
View during the construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge looking east along Moorhouse Avenue. To the right is the Railway Station building and railway lines, with the Christchurch Gasworks...
View looking up to the roof being installed for the new tea kiosk at the Botanic Gardens.
Dean Stevenson working on the construction of the new Canterbury Savings Bank building on the corner of High Street and Cashel Street.
Excavations on Bamford Street in Woolston to lower a pipeline.
View of a concrete beam being swung across Dundas Street for the Smiths City Market parking building extension.
Construction extensions to the Smiths City Market parking building on Dundas Street.
View across Marine Parade towards New Brighton Library with a construction worker posing for a photograph in the centre next to a truck.
Hut for workers laying the median strip on the Waltham Road overhead bridge.
Construction of Canterbury Court at the Addington Show Grounds in preparation for the 1961 New Zealand Industries Fair.
Earth clearing operations inside the newly built Canterbury Court building at Addington Show Grounds in preparation for the 1961 New Zealand Industries Fair.