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Cathedral Square

Cathedral Square looking south west towards the former Chief Post Office Building, with the Telecom building under construction behind it and the ANZ building under construction beside it.

Date 1990-09-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Shane Duffy collection

Construction of the New Brighton Pier

View from the shore of a crane on New Brighton pier during its construction.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 - 2005 Star photographs

Construction of the New Brighton Pier

View from the beach of cranes on New Brighton pier during its construction.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 - 2005 Star photographs

University of Canterbury construction, Ilam

Crane and a University of Canterbury building under construction.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

University of Canterbury, Science block construction

Science blocks E and F at The University of Canterbury, Ilam, under construction. A large sign from the Ministry of Works is in the centre of the image with a crane and new building in background.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

View from south east corner of square

Construction of Grand Central Building as seen from the south east corner of Cathedral Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

South east corner of Cathedral Square

The former Government Buildings and the south east corner of Cathedral Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Working men’s club demolition

Demolition of the former Sydenham working men’s club on Sandyford Street.

Date 1971-03-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Roofing of city building

Views of a crane lifting materials for the construction of a building’s roof.

Date 1971-04-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Commercial development site, Peterborough Street

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

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Workemen replacing wall and windows at IGA

Workmen replacing a section of wall and window that had to be removed to get the printing press in its new building at the IGA premises in Hornby.

Date 1971-04-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shifting of a printing press at IGA

Mobile crane moving an offset printing press from the printing department at IGA to another building at the Independent Grocers Alliance premises in Hornby.

Date 1971-04-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lifting "coffee pot" steam engine back on track

Burnett Motors Ltd Ashburton crane lifting “coffee pot” steam engine at Fairton Freezing Works, after engine jumped the tracks. Driver Mr Trombley (centre, wearing overalls) can be seen assisting.

Date 1960 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Hurley collection

Bob White watching “coffee pot” being lifted by crane

Bob White behind a white fence leaning on a Ford car ("the V8"), watching the Burnett Motors Ltd Ashburton crane lifting the “coffee pot” steam engine at Fairton Freezing Works, after engine jumped...

Date 1960 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Hurley collection