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Picnic, Stewart's Gully, 1921

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

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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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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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St Saviour's Orphanage outing

St Saviour's Orphanage outing on Stranges Pantechnicon Contributor's comment: "where was OSH?"

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My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows

My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows they had for milking, on the bit of land they rented out at the end of Butler Street, in Opawa. They had cows, chickens and a big vege garden and my...

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Donella at Orana Park, 1978

This is myself at Orana Park when it was quite new as an attaction. I was very nervous about going on the pony rides; we had also just driven through the lion enclosure and had a lion jump up on the...

Date 1978
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Sunnyside Hospital administration block

Sunnyside Hospital administration block. Designed by government architect John Campbell, the administration block was opened in 1892 and demolished in 2007. In 2002 I returned to high school and did...

Date 2002
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Cathedral Square

Cathedral Square, ANZ right, BNZ left

Date 2004
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Redcliffs with view of Shag Rock

Redcliffs with view of the former Shag Rock; following the 2011 earthquake now commonly known as" shag pile".

Date 2009
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Centaurus Flying Boat, 1938

Centaurus Flying Boat pays a visit to the Port of Lyttelton in 1938 much to the interest of the Christchurch Public who went over the hill to have a look.

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Edward & Thirza Mulcock

Notes on back of photo: " This couple is said to be Edward & Thirza Mulcock; taken about the time of their wedding 10 July 1860". This picture probably is made from a glass plate photo. "

Date 1860
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Meeting of the Brackenfield Hunt at Peveral Place, May 1889

A meeting of the Brackenfield Hunt held at Peveral Place May 1889. The Master of the hounds was J B Starkey and the Huntsman J B Parsons. The young man on the pony was probably one of the younger...

Date 1889
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Honours Board, Ashley Lodge

Honours Board, Ashley Lodge, no. 29 Ashley Lodge, no. 28 Rangiora. Honours Board in Lodge room.

Date 2000
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Former Cocksfoot Processing Shed. Rue Jolie, Akaroa

Growing and harvesting cocksfoot grass (Dactylis glomerata) was a major industry on Banks Peninsula from 1853 until the 1930s.

Date 1996
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Margosue Penney and friend at Sumner

Margosue Penney (front) at Sumner - across the road from the park.

Date 1920
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Magazine Bay, Lyttelton Harbour, 1925

My (grandfather or ) great grandfather was the caretaker at Magazine Bay Lyttelton. Grandfather Moir was a wonderful gardener & you can see his garden on the slopes. They also had a little pebble...

Date 1925
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St Albans Fire Station, Christchurch Fire Service

Firemen at St Albans Fire Station, Office Rd, Christchurch Fire Service. Colin Penney at end on right.

Date 1926
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Bank of New Zealand building under construction

Bank of New Zealand building under construction, Corner Colombo & Hereford Streets, Cathedral Square.

Date 1965
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Ballantynes department store under reconstruction

Ballantynes department store under reconstruction. Photograph taken from outside Whitcombe & Tombs, Cashel St.

Date 1965
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Children at a wedding

At a neighbour, Esther Hendren's, wedding. Children on bridegroom's car are my brothers, sister and neighbour's. Left-right Barbara, Tony, Ian, Gayleen, Joan, Jimmy, Karen (front) and Mick.

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