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Clearing snow on Dyers Pass Road

A grader clearing the snow on Dyers Pass Road with cars and buses in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Christchurch Star photographs

Installation of high pressure water supply, Curletts Road

A trench digger preparing to lay a line on Curletts Road on the corner with Main South Road for the installation of high pressure water supply. Pictured, from left, Mr A Kelly, Mr A Dyhrberg, Mr R C...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Demolition of technical institute building

A bulldozer and a digger being used to demolish a building at the Christchurch Technical Institute.

Date 1974-03-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Completed Green Room Crack’d Garden

View of the completed Green Room Crack’d Garden created by Greening The Rubble featuring the Crack’d for Christchurch mosaic chair and ottoman, known as Flora and Otto. Located on Colombo Street near...

Date 2015-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Green Room Crack'd for Christchurch

Green Room Crack’d Garden view

View of the completed Green Room Crack’d Garden created by Greening The Rubble featuring the Crack’d for Christchurch mosaic chair and ottoman, known as Flora and Otto. Located on Colombo Street near...

Date 2015-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Green Room Crack'd for Christchurch

Preparing foundations for Christchurch Star building

Earthmoving equipment in use on the construction of the foundations of the Christchurch Star office building on Kilmore Street.

Date unspecified year in 1950 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Breakwater construction

Workers creating a breakwater of sand filled drums at New Brighton beach to try and protect holiday homes along the coastline.

Date 1964-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Site next to Halswell New World supermarket

A man walking his dog stopping to watch the demolition of the old shops at the Halswell Shopping Centre, 346 Halswell Road.

Date 2015-04-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters : Halswell Project, 2015

Site next to Halswell New World supermarket

View through a fence of the demolition of old shops at Halswell Shopping Centre, 354-360 Halswell Road.

Date 2015-04-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters : Halswell Project, 2015

Preparing foundations for Christchurch Star building

Earthmoving equipment in use on the construction of the foundations of the Christchurch Star office building on Kilmore Street.

Date unspecified year in 1950 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Preparing foundations for Christchurch Star building

Earthmoving equipment in use on the construction of the foundations of the Christchurch Star office building on Kilmore Street.

Date unspecified year in 1950 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Preparing foundations for Christchurch Star building

Earthmoving equipment in use on the construction of the foundations of the Christchurch Star office building on Kilmore Street.

Date unspecified year in 1950 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Site of former Langford House

The site of the former Langford House, a former residential care home, following demolition works at 20 Battersea Street on the corner with Durham Street in Sydenham.

Date 1982-10-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Filming a traffic safety film

Roadshow 82 traffic safety filming on Harper Avenue showing a simulated collision between a Mini and a truck.

Date 1982-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Mini for Roadshow 82

A front end loader carrying a mini for use in the filming the road safety film, Roadshow 82, on Harper Avenue.

Date 1982-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Drive World at QEII Park

Michael Norris, age 4, learning to drive an excavator digger at Drive World at QEII Park.

Date 1982-12-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Demolition of old Jellie Park complex

Demolition of the administration block and shop at the old Jellie Park swimming pool complex.

Date 1988-10-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Big Apple ice skating rink awaiting pipelaying

The interior of the Big Apple ice skating rink under construction, prior to pipelaying under the soon-to-be ice rink.

Date 1985-03-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs