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Railways Corporation publicity featuring Trudy van Zyl

"Miss Freightcare", Trudy van Zyl, in a dangerous goods store in Christchurch as part of campaign to promote safe handling of substances and awkward loads by the Railways Corporation. Zyl is wearing a...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Railwaymen on strike, Addington

The National Union of Railwaymen's Canterbury secretary, Mr P. S Corliss, speaking to the railway staff through a loud hailer while the Minister of Transport, Mr Gair, waits on the footpath outside...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

His Lordships bar, Lichfield Street

Interior of His Lordships bar on Lichfield Street. Beryl Inglis is stood behind the bar toasting with customers the end of her 18 years working at His Lordships.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Hagley High School pupils on board the yacht, Tana.

Fourth form pupils from Hagley High School on board the yacht, Tana, in Lyttelton Harbour. The yacht is skippered by maths teacher, Steve McIntosh (centre).

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Green at Elmwood Bowling Club being relaid

The original bowling green of the Elmwood Bowling Club in the process of being relaid. Bert Hay, the club president explains a process to members. Hugh Berry, on the far left, is supervising the...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Ashley Bridge explosion

The remains of a disused Lees Valley bridge over the Ashley River after it was blown up with gelignite and electric detonators. It was suspected that local ancharists caused the blast as anarchist...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Mock mushroom cloud for peace festival

Test of a mock mushroom cloud explosion by Anthony Lealand of Lucifer Fireworks Co at West Melton shooting range. The cloud will be part of a display at the peace festival in Christchurch.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Mushroom cloud and fireball test explosion

Test of a mock mushroom cloud explosion by Anthony Lealand of Lucifer Fireworks Co at West Melton shooting range. The cloud will be part of a display at the peace festival in Christchurch.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Antique flintlock pistols

Peter Webb, managing director for Webbs, with Queen Anne flintlock pistols for auction, outside the Arts Centre.

Date 1983-03-10
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Hillyer's pies

Pauline Gilmers (left), Bert and Irene Hillyer and Grant Hillyer with pies at their Robert Street bakery, Lincoln.

Date 1989-03-10
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Collection 1989 Star photographs

St Patrick's Day at Warners Hotel

St Patrick's Day celebration at the Cork 'n' Kerry bar at Warners Hotel. Pictured are the Mulligans Irish band perfomers, Patrick Wilkins, Mr Lawrie Cooper, Mr Ian Costello, publican John McCarthy and...

Date 1988-03-17
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Collection 1988 Star photographs

Spalding golf balls

Pauline Mundy of Spalding with the company's golf balls produced at Spalding's Woolston plant on Radley Street.

Date 1983-03-24
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Collection 1983 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
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Lane Walker Rudkin clothing being loaded into a freighter

Boxed jerseys and leisure wear produced at Lane Walker Rudkin being loaded into an Air New Zealand freighter for export to San Francisco. Pictured from left, Graeme Mollison (Meadows Airfreight), Paul...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Girl Guide biscuits for sale

Emily Styles and Carmen Boniface selling Girl Guide biscuits on a residential street.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs