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Purau Station Homestead, Purau

External view of Purau Station Homestead a 14 Camp Bay Road, Purau, taken from the grounds. Built in 1853 from locally quarried sandstone the Purau homestead was the first house to be built of stone...

Date 1990
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

The Endurance of Laundry

The Gothic Church in Sydenham (corner of Colombo & Brougham Streets) sustained damage during the February earthquake, and was demolished without permission from the Trust. An amusing installation of...

Date 2011
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Cashfields Building, Cashel Mall

The Cashfields building, designed by England Brothers, was built in around 1909/10 for the DIC (Drapery Importing Company) to replace the previous building destroyed by Fire in 1908. In 1978 following...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

208 Worcester Street

This boarding house stood on the Worcester St/Barbadoes St corner. Driving past I noticed an elderly man sitting on the veranda in the sun. He sat like a statue while I took his photo. I even got in...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

208 Worcester St.- Milk bottles and payment, 1980s

This boarding house stood on the Worcester St/Barbadoes St corner. Driving past I noticed an elderly man sitting on the veranda in the sun. He sat like a statue while I took his photo. I even got in...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

The Lyttelton Timeball Station

The Lyttelton Timeball Station, 30 January 2011. Little did I know that three weeks later this magnificent building would be destroyed.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Wm Harris & Sons Butchers

Harris & Sons Butchers. 789 Colombo Street, near Kilmore Street. 1930 Ford Model A, Butchers van.

Date unspecified year in 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Tram at terminus of old Dallington Bridge

1913. Dallington bridge spans the Avon River at the end of Gloucester Street to Gayhurst Road. The bridge in this photo was built in the early 1880s and demolished in 1953. The bridge marked the...

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Dairy on Bealey Avenue

Exterior of a dairy with Christmas decorations on the windows at 237 Bealey Avenue on the corner with Madras Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Central Mission Goodwill Store on Cashel Street

Exterior of the Central Mission Goodwill Store at 337 Cashel Street on the corner with Fitzgerald Avenue. A sign for a dairy is positioned on the corner in front of the goodwill store.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Second Hand Dealers on Cashel Street

Cashel St Market Co. Second Hand Dealers at 343 Cashel Street in Linwood. Various second hand furniture and items are on display along the street in front of the shop.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Caranda Dairy on Cashel Street

Exterior of the Caranda Dairy at 519 Cashel Street in Linwood. Advertising for Coca Cola is along the left wall with an advertising board for Tip Top above the entrance.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey