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Firefighters at number 6 petrol tank

Firefighters hosing down the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

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Collection 1985 Star photographs

Planned fire at Akaroa fire station

Akaroa firefighters with the Akaroa fire station which they deliberately set alight as the brigade is due to move to a new station next door. Pictured are, (front) Des Kotlowski, Ted McNabb (chief...

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Collection 1981 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
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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
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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Firefighters moving hoses into a paddock

Firefighters moving hoses into a paddock off Kingsford Street, Burwood, during a training exercise at the edge of Bottle Lake Reserve.

Date 1969-09-27
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Fire at Lane Walker Rudkin

Firefighters attending a fire at the Lane Walker Rudkin nylon spinning factory on Brougham Street in Sydenham.

Date 1974-06-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Firefighters demonstrating hose use

Firefighters demonstrating the use of hoses on the training tower at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1971-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Old and new firefighting protective clothing

Station Officer, Mike Bowden (left), and Senior Station Officer, Symon Stirland-Mitchell (right), demonstrate the new and old firefighting protective clothing respectively.

Date 1989-11-03
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Collection 1989 Star photographs

Stryker Six fire engine

Stryker Six, the first of three new fire engines for Christchurch Airport.

Date 1992-08-12
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Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

Fire at Lomak Furniture Co Limited

Firefighters at the burnt remains of the polishing department, office and storage rooms at Lomak Furniture Co Limited on Henry Street, Waltham.

Date 1974-01-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Fire at Addington prison

Fire fighters attending a fire at the Addington Prison exercise yards which was thought to have been deliberately started.

Date 1973-10-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Canterbury provincial fire brigade competition

Members of the Rangiora No.1 team competing at the Canterbury provincial fire brigade competition in Lyttelton. Pictured are, from left, Ray Hart, Peter Dench and Don Hassall.

Date 1973-11-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Fire at McPhail Motor Parts workshop

Firefighters examine the burnt remains of McPhail Motor Parts workshop at 25 Eaton Place.

Date 1974-07-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Firefighter at Aulsebrooks

A firefighter aims a hose at a fire at Aulsebrooks biscuit factory on the corner of Montreal Street and St Asaph Street.

Date 1970-11-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Fire at Holco Industries Limited

Firefighters attending a fire at Holco Industries Limited plastic moulding factory, 30 Battersea Street in Sydenham.

Date 1975-05-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 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 Star Photographs

Firefighters at Madras Joinery Service Limited

Firefighters attending a fire at Madras Joinery Service Limited at 514 Cranford Street in Redwood.

Date 1975-08-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs