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M.E.D simulated rescue

Scenes of Municipal Electricity Department workers lowering their colleague, Sammy Hurunui to the ground and laying him flat during a simulated electric shock incident and rescue.

Date 1969-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

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

No fishing at the MED

No fishing sign in the water filled excavation beside the Municipal Electricity Department building on Manchester Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Replacement of MED clock figures

Harry Tickle and Jim Griffiths replacing the figures on the Municipal Electricity Department (MED) clock.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs

MED tools in storage

Shelves of tools in store at the Municipal Electricity Department.

Date 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Edwin Hallett Mace

Portrait of Edwin Hallett Mace, Chief Engineer for the Municipal Electricity Department.

Date 1981
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Lines department staff

Lines department staff standing outside the Municipal Electricity Department building on Manchester Street.

Date 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

MED mobile crane

Municipal Electricity Department mobile crane on Salisbury Street.

Date 1952
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Mobile crane on Park Terrace

Municipal Electricity Department mobile crane on Park Terrace.

Date 1952
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Cable drums at Packe Street depot

A crane lifting a cable drum at the Municipal Electricity Department depot on Packe Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Customers in the MED showroom

Customers examine a display in the showroom of the Municipal Electricity Department.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

MED payments counter

Payments counter at the Municipal Electricity Department.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

MED reception desk

Reception desk of the Municipal Electricity Department.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs