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Emergency crews at Lyttelton Harbour

Scenes of firefighters preparing to board the container ship, Spirit of Competition at Lyttelton Harbour.

Date 1995-04-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

New resuscitator for New Brighton

Miles Ruddenklau and the Chief Superintendent of the Christchurch Fire Board, F. Hardy, examine a new resuscitator at the New Brighton Fire Service building.

Date 1970-10-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Putting out a Darfield fire

Fire fighters and local farmers working to put out a fire caused by a burn off at the farm of J. D. Clinton in Darfield.

Date 1971-04-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Firefighters at Darfield fire

Fire fighters working to put out a fire caused by a burn off at the farm of J. D. Clinton in Darfield.

Date 1971-04-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Burn off fire in Darfield

Fire fighters attending the fire caused by a burn off at the farm of J. D. Clinton in Darfield.

Date 1971-04-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cutting a path through gorse

J. D. Clinton drives his tractor through a gorse hedge to cut a path for the fire engine.

Date 1971-04-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

New Brighton volunteer firefighters

Volunteer firefighters, Ashley Fitchett, Ray Kiesanowski, and Keith Beardsley, at New Brighton fire station.

Date 1970-11-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fire at Māori Girls Hostel

Firefighters removing corrugated iron roofing to extinguish a fire at the Māori Girls Hostel on the corner of Papanui Road and Webb Street. The fire broke out whilst painters were burning paint from...

Date 1973-03-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Fire in the Maritime Explorer

Firefighters attending a fire in the hold of the Maritime Explorer at Lyttelton Harbour.

Date 1973-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Fire at the Christchurch Gas Company plant

A firefighter examines the foam covered tar refining unit at the Christchurch Gas Company plant in Waltham following a fire caused by tar being taken for testing.

Date 1972-06-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Fire at Workingmens Club

Firefighters at the scene of a fire in the Riccarton Workingmens Club on Wharenui Road.

Date 1972-02-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Firefighters opening up roof

Firefighters using tools to open the roof of the Riccarton Workingmen's Club to put out a fire on the premises on Wharenui Road,

Date 1972-02-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Fire at the School of Fine Arts

Firefighters inspecting the burnt remains of the School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, Ilam following a fire which swept through the building.

Date 1975-03-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Hot water cylinder explosion

A firefighter inspects the damage after a hot water cylinder exploded in a Hereford Street flat.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Rolleston volunteer firefighters

Female volunteer firefighters who have just passed their voluntary firefighters course and have started work as part of the Rolleston Voluntary Fire Brigade. Pictured are, from left, Daphne Cowan...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

The McNab family, volunteer fire fighters

Members of the McNab family (from top left) Craig, Ross and Ian. Bottom, from left, Bruce, Fiona and Jack. All belong to the Sumner Volunteer Fire Brigade.

Date 1990-08-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Waiau Station Officer, Lorraine Petrie

Lorraine Petrie, fire fighter and Waiau Station Officer. Lorraine is the first female officer in a Canterbury brigade.

Date 1990-07-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Evacuation board at Riccarton Mall

Riccarton Mall manager, Ray Morris, checks the evacuation board during a drill with firefighter, Nick Downs.

Date 1989-11-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs