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Christmas banquet on the Inter-Island steamer Maori

A large group of children from Christchurch orphanages at a Christmas banquet event aboard the inter-island steamer, Māori, at Lyttelton Harbour. The event was organised and paid for by the crew of...

Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Diamond Harbour on the Banks Peninsula

Views of Diamond Harbour including the jetty and looking across to Lyttelton and the Port Hills.

Date 1969-12-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Representatives of the Lyttelton Harbour Board

A group of men gathered around during the signing of a contract for the building and purchase of a new tug for the Lyttelton Harbour Board. Pictured are, from left, rear, Mr A. J. Sowden, general...

Date 1969-12-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Coastal vessel Hawea at Lyttelton

The coastal vessel Hawea docked at Lyttelton Harbour. Frames two and three show a seaman boarding the vessel.

Date 1969-12-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton Timeball Station

View of the Lyttelton Timeball Station mid-drop with flags in the foreground to mark the anniversary of the arrival of the First Four Ships at Lyttelton.

Date 1969-12-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton Timeball Station

Close-ups of the Timeball at Lyttelton during its drop to mark the anniversary of the arrival of the First Four Ships at Lyttelton. Frame five is of the view across Lyttelton from the Timeball Station...

Date 1969-12-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Endeavour model

Views of a model of Captain Cook's ship, Endeavour, being launched at Lyttelton.

Date 1970-01-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Demolition of the Saxton Hotel in Lyttelton

Exterior back view of the Saxton Hotel building in Lyttelton during demolition works.

Date 1970-02-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Demolition of the Saxton Hotel in Lyttelton

Exterior back view of the Saxton Hotel building in Lyttelton during demolition works.

Date 1970-02-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Removing the lid of number 6 petrol tank

Hydraulic cranes being used to remove the perimeter of the lid of the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Damage to number 6 petrol tank

The damaged number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Lyttelton Timeball Station

Closeup view of Lyttelton Timeball Station. A seagull is perched in the foreground.

Date 2009-08-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Greg Dowson collection