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Robert Falcon Scott statue

View of the statue of Robert Falcon Scott on the corner of Oxford Terrace and Worcester Street. Behind is a crane working on the construction of the police station building.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Removing the lid of number 6 petrol tank

Hydraulic cranes being used to remove the perimeter of the lid of the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Construction of the Town Hall

A crane on the construction site of the Christchurch Town Hall from Kilmore Street.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Commercial development site, Peterborough Street

A crane lifting a concrete slab into position on a commercial development site on Peterborough Street.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Vintage Freight Wagon, Christchurch Festival Ticket Office

A 1914 vintage freight wagon being lifted by a crane into position at City Mall. The wagon has been re-purposed into a ticket office and information centre for the Christchurch Festival.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Construction of the Aged People's Welfare Council building

Exterior view of the new headquarters of the Aged People's Welfare Council under construction at 64 Cashel Street in the central city.

Date 1986-05-03
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

New Salvation Army citadel

The new Salvation Army citadel just following completion on Victoria Street near Victoria Square.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Burwood Hospital gymnasium construction

Four cranes hoisting the frame for the roof of Burwood Hospital's gymnasium. The gymnasium will form part of the Department of Physical Medicine and be used for the rehabilitation of people with...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 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.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Site for Canterbury Public Library

View of the site for the Canterbury Public Library during the assembly of a large crane on the site. Hoarding advertises the site of the library to the public along Gloucester Street.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Canterbury Electric Power Board headquarters clock

Re-installation, following maintenance, of the clock on the Central Canterbury Electric Power Board Main South Road headquarters on the corner of Main South Road and Brynley Street in Hornby.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 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...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction of a hexadome house on Memorial Avenue

Exterior of a hexadome house being installed onto its foundations on their site at 280 Memorial Avenue in Burnside. Twenty four triangles and four six sided panels made up the dome frame and are the...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Removal of vandalised Spitfire

A crane removing the burnt Spitfire which was vandalised outside the Brevet Club on Memorial Avenue near Christchurch Airport.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Removal of vandalised Spitfire

A crane removing the burnt Spitfire which was vandalised outside the Brevet Club on Memorial Avenue near Christchurch Airport.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Moving the Queen Victoria Statue

Ned Moir and John Gilmour of Slade Engineering returning the Queen Victoria Statue to Victoria Square after it was removed whilst redevelopment works were taking place.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Construction of the new Ferrymead Bridge

Temporary piles and a ramp being erected for the boxing and pile driving crane at the new Ferrymead Bridge on Ferry Road.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs