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Ballantynes' Fire

At around 3.30pm on 18 November 1947 a fire broke out in Ballantynes' Department Store on the corner of Cashel Street and Colombo Street. The ensuring tragedy resulted in the deaths of 41 people...

Port Hills Fire 2017

The view of the Port hills fires on Wednesday 15th February 2017. Pioneer recreation and sport centre is behind me and Centennial park is in the foreground.

Date 2017-02-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

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

Fire at Darfield farm

People and their vehicles in a paddock at the scene of 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

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

Burnt remains of a house

The burnt remains of a house on Clifton Hill, overlooking Moncks Bay.

Date 1973-02-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs