Showing 1 - 24 of 46 results

Group in the mountains

Location unknown. Group unknown. John Penman, back row, 3rd from right.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

New Brighton from Sumner

View across from Sumner towards New Brighton with New Brighton beach and pier visible in front of the mountains in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Photographs by Tegan Hollis-Ristow

Ice skating on Lake Lyndon

A family stood on Lake Lyndon, near Castle Hill, with groups of people ice skating in the background with views across to snow covered mountaints. "In the days when the whole of Lake Lyndon would...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

The Southern Alps and Christchurch city skyline

The Southern Alps and Christchurch city skyline peeking out of the morning sea fog. Taken from St Andrews Hill in Mount Pleasant.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Hut near Cora Lynn and the Waimakariri River, near Bealey

William (Bill) Penman (right) and friends outside an old hut near Cora Lynn and the Waimakariri River, near Bealey.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Waitaki Hydro Electric Scheme

View of the Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki towards Canterbury.

Date unspecified month and day in 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Waitaki Hydro Electric Scheme

View of the Municipal Electricity Department Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki towards Canterbury.

Date unspecified month and day in 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Sumner over to Pegasus Bay

View from Nicholson Park over to Sumner, Clifton, Redcliffs and beyond to the mountains in the distance. Cave Rock is also visible in the foreground.

Date 2008-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Sailboats on the Avon-Heathcote Estuary

Sailboats on the Avon-Heathcote Estuary. Mountains are visible in the background and low cloud hangs above the Estuary.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Bristol fighter aeroplane piloted by Captain L. M. Isitt

Newspaper caption: Territorial Artillery Training: New Howitzer Battery Shoot at Mount Torlesse. The 16th Pack Howitzer Battery, Christchurch, having completed their annual training, carried out a...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The new section of the power-house at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The extra generating power of the new plant will be 15,000 k.w., making a total of 27,000 k.w., or more than...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The recently completed surge chamber at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The new surge-chamber, which controls the flow of water to the new section of the Lake Coleridge power-house...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Waimakariri Gorge Bridge

Newspaper caption: A well-known spot to motorists in Canterbury. The combined railway and traffic bridge over the Waimakariri at Bexley. The scenery here is very pictureseque. A fine view of Mt...

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Lake Coleridge from the peninsula

Newspaper caption: In the distance is the outlet of the lake into the Harper River and the Wilberforce Gorge. The Harper and Wilberforce Rivers may both be utilised in subsequent extensions of the...

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Bealey Flat, Arthur's Pass railway station on the left

Newspaper caption: Bealey is situated in Canterbury, and is the half-way stopping station on the road between Greymouth and Christchurch. It is renowned for its beautiful scenery, and the glaciers on...

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Lake Ida in winter

"Photo taken by my father Peter Basire ( a photographer) from his collection of Lake Lyndon or Lake Ida. This photo shows a number of buses, so maybe Lake Ida as buses ran from Christchurch to Lake...

Date 1954 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

SIMU Motor Services Ltd on Bernard Street

View down Bernard Street, taken from the corner with Lincoln Road in Addington. To the left is the side of SIMU Motor Services Ltd.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lincoln Road photographs 1996

Aerial view towards Governors Bay

Aerial view of the Port Hills looking from Lyttelton along Governors Bay Road to Governors Bay. The Port Hills are in the background leading onto the Canterbury Plains in the distance.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch