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Christchurch Central Fire Brigade Family Christmas Picnic

"Christchurch Central Fire brigade annual family Christmas Picnic. The children would get to go for a ride on the fire engine. Fireman Len Corner is in the front, middle with his daughter Marie Corner...

Date 1953-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Unloading The Taniwha

The Taniwha, an 1886 steam fire engine, being transported to Christchurch Airport on the back of a truck.

Date 1974-03-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

The Taniwha

The Taniwha, an 1886 steam fire engine, being transported to Christchurch Airport on the back of a truck.

Date 1974-03-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

The Taniwha at airport

The Taniwha, an 1886 steam fire engine, being loaded into a Hercules aircraft at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1974-03-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Loading The Taniwha

The Taniwha, an 1886 steam fire engine, being loaded into a Hercules aircraft at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1974-03-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Review of firefighters

Firefighters reviewed while on parade at the central fire station.

Date 1974-03-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fire engine with passengers

A 1939 Dennis Lance fire engine with passengers at McLeans Island.

Date 2012-12-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection

1939 Dennis Lance fire engine

A 1939 Dennis Lance fire engine at McLeans Island.

Date 2012-12-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection

Fire damage to Linwood High School

Exterior of Linwood High School and damage to the buildings following a fire which spread around the second storey of the school. A fire engine is parked on the playground attended by firemen.

Date 1975-06-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Christchurch Star photographs

Fire Truck in Cathedral Square

View of Cathedral Square including fire truck and five firemen, man on a scooter and a Volkswagen Beetle car. The Post Office building, the dome of Regent Theatre and Government Life Building are...

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

Antique Fire trucks outside Christchurch Town Hall

Two red antique fire trucks parked outside Christchurch Town Hall. Victoria Bridge is visible in the background.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

New logo for New Zealand Fire Service

Firefighter Bruce Marshall with the new logo (bottom) for the New Zealand Fire Service and the two former logos including the phoenix badge introduced in 1976.

Date 1984-08-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

New fire engine for Woodend

Firefighters John MacGregor (with the hose), Jack Haworth (behind him), Greg Woodhouse (working the pump) and Senior Station officer Murray Lamb testing the pump on the new fire engine at Woodend fire...

Date 1988-07-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Engine F-21 on sale at Brents car yard

Kevin O'Connell (left), John Le Maitre and Brent Robertson with an F-21 fire engine for sale at Brents car yard at 139 Moorhouse Avenue.

Date 1988-06-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

New Brighton firefighters

Derek Pitcaithley (centre), Sid Besley and Ron Beardsley (on top of the fire engine) at the New Brighton fire station.

Date 1970-11-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Restocking fire hoses

Keith Beardsley, Ray Kiesanowski (centre) and Ashley Fitchett (left) the youngest member of the brigade at age 18, restocking fire hoses at the New Brighton fire station.

Date 1970-11-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

New firefighter boots

New boots with waterproof leggings for firefighters, ready to be stepped into in an emergency next to fire engines at Christchurch central fire station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1970-04-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs