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Man and child, Botanic D'Lights event

Photographer's note: Father giving child a ride on his shoulders at the Botanic D'Lights event, Botanic Gardens, Christchurch Central City.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Summer Robson : Four Avenues, 2018

M.E.D building at night

Exterior of the Municipal Electricity Department building on the corner of Manchester Street and Armagh Street lit up at night.

Date unspecified month and day in 1939
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Ornamental lamp in Cathedral Square

A newly installed ornamental lamp in Cathedral Square looking south down Colombo Street. This lamp was used to demonstrate the new Ornamental Lamp standards.

Date unspecified day in 1938-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

The first fluorescent street lamps, Cathedral Square

Views of the first installed fluorescent street lamps in Cathedral Square looking west towards Worcester Street showing the first fluorescent street lamps used by the Municipal Electricity Department...

Date unspecified day in 1958-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Municipal Electricity Department street lighting tower waggon

View of the Municipal Electricity Department street lighting tower waggon on Oxford Terrace, looking towards Gloucester Street with the Midland Club to the right.

Date unspecified day in 1939-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Gas lamps in St Barnabas Church

Interior of St Barnabas Anglican Church on Tui Street in Fendalton, looking towards the sanctuary. Above the seating are gas lamps.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Colombo Street overhead bridge at night

View of the Colombo Street overhead bridge lit up at night, looking east along Moorhouse Avenue towards the intersection with Colombo Street which passes under the bridge in Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Industries Fair at night

View of the amusement rides at the Industries Fair at night at the Addington Show Grounds.

Date 1984-08-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Industries Fair at night

View of the amusement rides at the Industries Fair at night at the Addington Show Grounds.

Date 1984-08-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Leaning street lamp

A concrete street lamp on a lean outside Christchurch Town Hall on Kilmore Street which happened overnight and the reason for the lean was unexplained.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

New gas cylinder lamps

Close-up of new gas cylinder street lamps being trialled on Papanui Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

High Street at night

A view of street lighting on High Street, seen from Hereford Street, looking south.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

New lamps for Harper Avenue

Municipal Electricity Department linesman, Wayne O'Keefe, replacing the 400 volt mercury lamps on Harper Avenue with new 250 volt high pressure sodium models.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Lights on the Issac Theatre Royal

"The spectacular light display in Isaac Theatre Royal adds more vibrant to the city's heritage building in Gloucester Street, Christchurch." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Botanic Gardens entrance lit up

"It is a wonderful night out...taking a quick tour at the Christchurch Botanic Garden. The garden offers world-class enjoyment that I indulged very much, a go-to relax place I would recommend to...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt