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Canterbury Public Library under construction

Dean Stevenson, a carpenter, stood outside the Canterbury Public Library under construction on Gloucester Street. He is holding a Historic Buildings of New Zealand book as he hopes one day the library...

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Kerry Earl, an apprentice carpenter, mixing cement inside the new Canterbury Public Library during its construction.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Paul Freer and bulldozer umbrella

Paul Freer uses an umbrella as a means of keeping the sun off him on his bulldozer while working on the new southern motorway.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Redevelopment of former Normal School buildings

Workers on the roof of the octagonal section of the former Normal School during redevelopment into Cranmer Courts apartments on the corner of Kilmore and Montreal streets.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

A.C. Rhodes Ltd service station

View of the canopy at the A.C. Rhodes Ltd service station on Riccarton Road being lowered into position.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

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
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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Installation at the water pumping station, Colombo Street

Construction workers installing a 15in diameter screen into the bottom of a 94ft well at the pumping station at 54 Colombo Street.

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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

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...

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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

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...

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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

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.

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Collection 1965 - 1969 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
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Collection 1965 - 1969 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
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Collection 1988 Star photographs

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.

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

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.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs