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Girders, cranes, and radio tower

Construction site of the Municipal Electricity Department building as seen from Armagh Street. To the south are a crane, the roof of the Municipal Tepid Baths, and the radio tower of 202 Gloucester...

Date 1938 (year uncertain)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection MED negatives

Trucks and workers at MED demolition site

The Armagh Street entrance to the demolition site of the former Municipal Electricity Department building. Also visible are workers and two trucks.

Date 1937
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection MED negatives

MED building and dynamos

Frame one shows the Municipal Electricity Department building on the corner of Armagh Street and Manchester Street. Frame two shows maintenance work being carried out on a rotary converter at Armagh...

Date 1909 to 1947
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection MED negatives

Construction site of MED building

Looking south towards the construction site of the Municipal Electricity Department building on the corner of Armagh Street and Manchester Street.

Date 1938 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Crane and girders of new MED building

Looking south towards the construction site of the Municipal Electricity Department building on the corner of Armagh Street and Manchester Street.

Date 1938 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Eastern extension of MED building

Construction of the eastern extension to the Municipal Electricity Department building.

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

MED building surrounded by scaffolding

Scaffolding surrounding the exterior of the new Municipal Electricity Department building under construction on the corner of Armagh Street and Manchester Street.

Date 1938 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Waka on a vintage truck in parade

A waka with people in traditional Māori attire on a Wright & Company Ltd truck in a parade on Manchester Street, outside the Municipal Tepid Baths and Municipal Electricity Department building.

Date 1936 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Construction of the Municipal Electricity Department building

View during the Municipal Electricity Department building construction on the corner of Manchester Street and Armagh Street. Taken looking towards the building to the south east from Manchester Street...

Date 1938-11-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Extension to the Christchurch Municipal Baths

View from the Municipal Electricity Department electrical department building looking across to an extension built on the side of the Christchurch Municipal baths on Manchester Street.

Date 1928-02-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs