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Cathedral Square

Taken in Cathedral Square in 1990s. From left-right: Backpackers, The Press building. Front: War memorial with photographer in front, Cathedral visitor centre and cathedral.

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Godley Head lighthouse

A lighthouse and keepers cottage was erected in the early 1860's, constructed with locally quarried stone. It first displayed its light in early 1865. Access to the light was initially by way of a...

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Hornby League Football Team, 1915

Hornby Rugby League Football Team, winners of the Junior Flag Competition 1915. This team was the foundation team of the Hornby Club. The Club was established in 1915 and we will celebrate 100 years...

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Bathing beauties at Corsair Bay

Bathing beauties at Corsair Bay about 1920. Neck to knee bathing costumes and what looks like a shower cap for a bathing cap. Mother and daughter Alice and Venis with two cousins.

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Alice Todd, Venis Olin & Merle in Cathedral Square in 1937

Three generations - Alice Todd, Venis Olin & Merle in Cathedral Square in 1937. By the colour of the clothes and they are all wearing gloves it would be a winter photo. Mother and daughter regularly...

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Sunland Bakery Drivers

Staff, Sunland Bakery Drivers. From Left. 3rd James Davies, 5th Ralph Newlove, From right 2nd Horace Harvey. The vans delivered bread to shops and homes. Home owners left a tin out by their letterbox...

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Picnic, Stewart's Gully, 1921

A group of families at a picnic at Stewart's Gully.

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Cycling friends

Jim Crofts (middle) and cycling friends. My father.

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Don Grundy and Betty Shalders

Don Grundy and Betty Shalders at the back door of 48 Milton Street. from the back door of 48 Milton St situated next to the then Sydenham Cemetery gates on Milton Street. Photo shows drive, sexton's...

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Alice Grundy feeding Topsy the horse

Alice Grundy feeding Topsy the horse, next to 48 Milton Street. Paddock next to 48 Milton Street.

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Alice Grundy providing water for the cattle, Milton Street.

Alice Grundy providing water for the cattle, Milton Street. This area extends from Milton Street to the pine trees which surrounded the Sydenham cemetery in the late 1920s.

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"Wiley" Wilson, Keith Thwaites, Arthur David "Bomber" Mills

Left to right: "Wiley" Wilson, Keith Thwaites, Arthur David "Bomber" Mills in St Bede's uniforms outside the Post Office building in the Square. Third Term, 1938 - Form V. Note on back of photo says...

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Doris, Alice and Betty White

Doris, Alice & Betty White (3 sisters) on Show Day, November 1938. Note how people put on their Sunday best to go to the show.

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George Clifford Loader, 5 years old, and his sisters

Roma & Monica Loader (back) and Molly and George Loader (front). My father George Clifford Loader, 5 years old, and his sisters. from Cressy Tce in Lyttelton where they were brought up. He lived in a...

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Walking along Purau Avenue.

Phyllis Morse (later Loader), left, sister Mary Morse and friend Lorraine Fuller walking along Purau Avenue with Purau in the background.

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Wedding of Doris Brown & Percy Taylor

Grandparents wedding photo. Bride: Doris Elizabeth Brown; Groom: Arthur Percival Taylor (known as Percy).

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Thomas Marker playing at Edgeware Bowling Club

My great grandfather Thomas Marker played bowls for Edgeware Club. Represented NZ touring Australia in 1914 and in 1920 toured England, Scotland Ireland and Wales for 10 weeks.

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Three friends at Addington races

Left - right: Mary Morse (my aunty, mum's youngest sister) an unknown friend Sydney??, Mary's best friend all at Addington races. Maybe cup day as they are all in their best clothes. Late 1930s...

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Tightrope walker in Thorpe's Paddock, Gayhurst Road

This event was in Thorpes paddock, Gayhurst Rd, Dallington about 1935. I can remember seeing his gear lying on the ground. It was depression years & I understand that not many paid to get in but a lot...

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