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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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Picnic, Stewart's Gully, 1921

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

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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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"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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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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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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Kim Joyce's Christening at St Joseph's Parish Church

Kim Joyce's Christening at St Joseph's Parish Church. Left - right: Ra Brown, his wife Sue. Kim's father George Morete, myself, Pip Joyce, holding Kim. St Joseph's on main North Rd, has been...

Date 1982
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Papanui Boxing Club, 1985

Papanui Boxing Club, Winner of Bluey Allen Cup, Most Wins Christchurch, Most wins Porirua Thompson Trophy 1985. This team was coached by Phil Shatford, who went on to coach Riverside and now is the...

Date 1985
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Avon pontoon bridge

3rd field Company, Corps of N.Z. Engineers - Southern Command. Having erected a pontoon bridge over the Avon River, everyone either sat, or stood, on it - probably to prove its reliability. My late...

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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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Margosue Penney and friend at Sumner

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

Date 1920
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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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Owen Sutton, grave at Bromley, 1941

My mothers brother Owen Sutton was killed in a traffic accident in Christchurch during World War II. He was just about to be sent for training in Canada, as Air Crew. He had been married about a year...

Date 1941
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Syd Carter, barber and tobacconist in his shop

My dad Syd Carter had a barber and tobacconist shop on the corner of Wilsons Road and Gamblins Road in St Martins. He was popular with the teenagers of the day as he was always willing to try...

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Family go-kart

My niece pushing her older brother in the family kart that my father built for my brothers. Later modified for me with steering wheel and bonnet. Note provisions for the trip packed in the back. No...

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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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