A group of families at a picnic at Stewart's Gully.
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...
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...
St Saviour's Orphanage outing on Stranges Pantechnicon Contributor's comment: "where was OSH?"
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...
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...
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. "
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...
Honours Board, Ashley Lodge, no. 29 Ashley Lodge, no. 28 Rangiora. Honours Board in Lodge room.
Margosue Penney (front) at Sumner - across the road from the park.
Firemen at St Albans Fire Station, Office Rd, Christchurch Fire Service. Colin Penney at end on right.
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.
Christchurch Teachers' College Vice Versa Dance.
Johanna Macdonald (nee Janssen) and her brother at Glenelg Health Camp. I stayed at Glenelg for about 6 weeks in 1964.
Going to see Father Christmas at Beaths.
Debbie Rimmer, 1961. Avon River at end of Pembroke Street, with rowing club at Kerrs Reach - top left hand corner. Locksley Ave on opposite side of the river.
Veda Crofts (left) & friend at the Mayfair Lounge. My mother & a friend.
Me Bruva and Me. In Clements farmlet, Bexley, Christchurch.
Colin Penney at Sumner, 1920
My dad (Syd Carter) working in his barber and tobacconist shop in the early 1960s (I think). St. Martins. He was a great one for a laugh and a good 'yarn' and enjoyed the interaction with his...
Myself (in the middle) with a friend and my little sister Jenny on the right. Mum looking on from the doorway. Dad has rigged up the hose to the clothesline so that we can cool off in our togs. I can...
Arthur Cyril Pearce on motorbike, Merivale c 1919-1920
Alice White (left) and Olive O'Connor at Villa Maria College. Note older style "jungle-gym".
Rimmer & Lee family picnic at Sumner, 1965.