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Watties factory production line

Canned goods on a production line in the Watties factory in Hornby.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

WWII Female factory worker

New industry workers in a Christchurch factory pressing out metal fittings for gas masks.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Fire at General Goods factory

Staff gathered outside the poultry division of the General Foods factory, 112 Carmen Road in Hei Hei after a fire broke out.

Date 1975-06-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Farmers bringing in milk to the factory

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships: the dairy factory.

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Lynton Johnston disposing of contaminated chickens

Factory worker Lynton Johnston tipping crates of dressed chickens into rubbish drums, following an ammonia gas leak at Prairie Gold Products poultry processors.

Date 1971-04-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Disposing of contaminated chickens

Factory workers moving trays of dressed chickens, following an ammonia gas leak at Prairie Gold Products poultry processors. [Frame 7] Lynton Johnston tipping a crate of chickens into a rubbish drum.

Date 1971-04-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Grading golf balls

Jean Cook inspects golf balls for flaws at the International Sports Company factory.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Fitters and turners workshop

Interior view of a workshop with two fitters and tuners at work during the Second World War.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Wok production

Machine operator, Andy Lecay, with woks being made in a Leyton Products Ltd factory in Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Conveyor belt of peas at the Watties factory

Christine Bell, a University student, working on a conveyor belt of peas at the Watties factory in Hornby.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Soldering a Vanguard

Work being carried out in a Vanguard motor car at Motor Assemblies who were situated in Tuam Street 1940s - 1965. From back of photo: Soldering or lead-loading joints which would otherwise not be...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Lane, Walker, Rudkin factory

Interior views of the Lane, Walker, Rudkin factory [Frames 12 and 13] Operator standing next to football jersey machine. [Frames 14, 15. 16 and 17] Wool-winding room.

Date 1972-05-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lane, Walker, Rudkin factory workers

Views of workers and machinery at the Lane, Walker, Rudkin factory. [Frames 6, 7 and 8] Unidentified employee pulling newly-woven socks into shape. [Frame 11] Close-up of machinery.

Date 1972-05-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips