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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

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

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

Demonstration of safety technique

Demonstration of safety technique from the Municipal Electricity Department safety booklet.

Date 1949
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Demonstration of safety technique

Demonstration of safety technique from the Municipal Electricity Department safety booklet.

Date 1949
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Demonstration of safety technique

Demonstration of safety technique from the Municipal Electricity Department safety booklet.

Date 1949
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Car parking building construction site

Looking south from the Municipal Electricity Department yard towards the construction site of the car parking building on the corner of Gloucester Street and Manchester Street.

Date 1963
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Demolition of former Municipal Electricity Department buildings

A Ryan Brothers bulldozer is used to demolition former Municipal Electricity Department buildings on Gloucester Street.

Date 1963
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Framing of car parking building

Framing for the car parking building under construction on the corner of Gloucester Street and Manchester Street. Seen from the Municipal Electricity Department yard.

Date 1963
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs