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Fire extinguisher demonstration

Fire extinguisher demonstration by Gravier (NZ) Limited on an old car at Carrs Road rubbish dump with firefighters who attended the demonstration.

Date 1973-10-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Arson at Ladbrooks

The burnt remains of cars and machinery at Ladbrooks following a deliberately lit fire on the premises on Leadleys Road in Halswell.

Date 1972-11-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star photographs

Video tape tower construction

Views of a video tape tower being constructed in Halswell by Peter Paltridge Construction ahead of it being installed at the Rangiora Racing Club.

Date 1970-03-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

State housing in Halswell

State housing sections in Halswell. [Frame 30a] Bill Sweeney, Housing Division overseer, examines building plans at a section in Halswell. [Frame 34a] Redgrave Street, near the corner of Myers Place.

Date 1970-10-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Aerial view of Halswell

Aerial view of Halswell looking towards the Waimakariri River and across to the Southern Alps.

Date 1990 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Path of the tornado through Halswell

A map showing the path of the tornado through Halswell, passing over Halswell Road and the edge of Halswell Domain. The black tongue of the tornado touched the ground for a strip about 500m long and...

Date 1983-01-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Damage to property caused by the Halswell tornado

Damage to property caused by the Halswell tornado. The tornado hit the Halswell area at about 8pm, demolishing garages, wrecking fences, and knocking down trees. In the foreground a boat has been...

Date 1983-01-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

The 108th Halswell Brownie Pack with a phone box

The 108th Halswell Brownie Pack with a telephone box. Mr Bradshaw, area service manager of customer equipment for Telecom, is pointing to a plaque on the phone box stating the Brownie Pack have...

Date 1988-07-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

New starter at school

Two siblings sat outside Halswell School, Alison Duff sat with her brother, Andrew Duff on his first day at school who is showing off his new penguin backpack.

Date 1988-09-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Toddler encounters a drone for the first time

A toddler encounters a remote-controlled drone for the first time at Halswell Quarry, flown by somebody in the distance.

Date 2017-12-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt