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Vintage 1866 fire engine

Mr M. J. Hayes working on restoration of a vintage 1866 fire engine outside his home in Vernon Terrace, Hillsborough. The engine is due to go on display at the Fairlie new year carnival.

Date 1970-01-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Explosion at Nu-Way Dry Cleaners

Firefighters and crowds outside Nu-Way Dry Cleaners in Colombo Street near the intersection with Cashel Street following an explosion.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Jenny Dillard outside Spreydon Fire Station

Jenny Dillard, 26, outside Spreydon Fire Station after being rejected by the Fire Brigades Union of Canterbury following executives of the Union voting against allowing women into the fire service.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

George Thompson

George Thompson, the last serving Christchurch Fire Bridge firefighter to attend the Ballantynes Fire in 1947.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Firefighter blood donors

Christchurch firefighters on their way to donate blood as part of commitment they have made to the blood donor centre, at 33 Cashel Street, to be on permanent standby for blood donations.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Old and new firefighter uniforms

George Thompson (left) wearing the former firefighter's uniform, while Jim Philips wears the new uniform outside the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Christchurch Fire Brigade camera equipment

Edward Campbell and director of training Lloyd Johns (right) with the camera equipment which will be used by the Christchurch Fire Brigade to capture firefighters in action to be used as part of...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Ballantynes store on fire

View of firefighters tacking the fire inside the Ballantynes store on the corner of Cashel Street and Colombo Street in the central city.

Date 1947-11-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical 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

Christchurch City Fire Service, no. 2 machine

Christchurch City Fire Service, Lichfield St, which was in the old Turners and Growers building site. On back of photo "No. 2 machine 'Denis" 1926- "

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Fire engine, Christchurch Fire Service, Lichfield Street

Fire engine in front of Christchurch Fire Service building, Lichfield Street. by Action Photos, Christchurch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt