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Savage washing machine

Close-up of a Savage washing machine which has been serving its owner for over forty years.

Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Leaf protein extraction machine

Dr J. D. Ferguson and technician, Miss Kathleen Macfarlane, of D.S.I.R operating a leaf protein extraction machine.

Date 1969-12-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Armagh Street power station

Interior of the Armagh Street power station on Armagh Street in the central city. Features two 100 KW sets of 220 volts. To the right are the original two 100 KW generating sets, with the generators...

Date unspecified month and day in 1905
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Direct current steam driven generator, Armagh Street power station

Views of the first of two direct current Steam driven generators, each of 100 kw installed in Armagh Street power station in central Christchurch.

Date unspecified month and day in 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Armagh Street power station

Interior of the Armagh Street power station steam set DC machines in the original power house.

Date unspecified month and day in 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

The Whitcoulls packaging plant in Hornby

Adjustments being made to the six colour printing press at the Whitcoulls packaging plant in Hornby.

Date 1979-04-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Ian Cromb, cricket bat maker

Ian Cromb, a former test cricketer turned cricket bat maker, using a band saw to make a cricket bat.

Date 1982-01-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

David Partridge of Snostix

David Partridge, snowboard manufacturer of Snostix in his workshop in a warehouse near the Estuary.

Date 1989-05-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Loading wheat at Lyttelton

Workers in protective clothing guiding the mechanical wheat trimmer in the hold of the Union Steam Ship Company Kaimai during the loading of wheat into the cargo ship at Lyttelton.

Date 1969-02-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Gold mining screen

Demolition contractor, Terry Brichfield, with a gold mining screen he is building at the Christchurch Gasworks.

Date 1983-03-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Bucket line of the Kanieri dredge

The bucket line of the Kanieri dredge working in the swamp at Taramakau near Kumara on the West Coast.

Date 1964-04-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Gorside Penfold and Co machine shop

The machine shop at Gorside Penfold and Co Limited on Blenheim Road at the intersection with Watts Road in Sockburn.

Date 1972-10-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Grinding mill construction at Mace Engineering

Allan Sullivan at Mace Engineering on Durham Street, constructing a grinding mill for the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter.

Date 1979-06-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Project engineer at Canterbury Engineering

Stephen Flanagan, project engineer for Canterbury Engineering Limited. Stephen is working on a contract with the Railways Corporation and is pictured with a device that can isolate the electricity...

Date 1985-05-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Skylift manufactured by McKay Engineering

Engineering Manager of McKay Engineering, J. Mann, in a skylift outside the factory on Ferry Road.

Date 1982-02-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs