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Cashfields Building, Cashel Mall

The Cashfields building, designed by England Brothers, was built in around 1909/10 for the DIC (Drapery Importing Company) to replace the previous building destroyed by Fire in 1908. In 1978 following...

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Ghost Sign

An old advertising sign for McCormick Reapers & Binders on a brick building in Lichfield Street.

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Ghost Signs

Several old advertising signs on a brick building in Tuam Street. Shows advertising for New Zealand Candle Co., Nelson, Moate & Co. Pure Teas.

Date 2011
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

The "violin man" who regularly busked outside the ANZ Bank on Colombo Street.

Winning entry in the People category of the 2013 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt. Judge’s comments "Well observed and totally relaxed photo of a street scene in the CBD. The people are going...

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208 Worcester Street

This boarding house stood on the Worcester St/Barbadoes St corner. Driving past I noticed an elderly man sitting on the veranda in the sun. He sat like a statue while I took his photo. I even got in...

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208 Worcester St.- Milk bottles and payment, 1980s

This boarding house stood on the Worcester St/Barbadoes St corner. Driving past I noticed an elderly man sitting on the veranda in the sun. He sat like a statue while I took his photo. I even got in...

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The Lyttelton Timeball Station

The Lyttelton Timeball Station, 30 January 2011. Little did I know that three weeks later this magnificent building would be destroyed.

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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.

Date 1942-23
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Christchurch City Fire Service, no. 2 machine

Christchurch City Fire Service, Lichfield St, which was in the old Turners and Growers building site. On back of photo "No. 2 machine 'Denis" 1926- "

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Fire engine, Christchurch Fire Service, Lichfield Street

Fire engine in front of Christchurch Fire Service building, Lichfield Street. by Action Photos, Christchurch.

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Christchurch Fire Brigade, no. 1 machine

Christchurch Fire service Lichfield St. On back of photo: No. 1 machine. 1926 - 30.

Date 1926 to 1930
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Service Station cnr of Madras and Tuam Streets

Service station Colin Penney had a share in on corner of Tuam and Madras Streets. Currently still a service station - Mobil Madras.

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Weir on Avon river at end of Medway Street

Weir was to raise water level when rowing was near. from west bank.

Date unspecified year in 1940 (year uncertain)
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Wm Harris & Sons Butchers

Harris & Sons Butchers. 789 Colombo Street, near Kilmore Street. 1930 Ford Model A, Butchers van.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Playing in the snow at Richmond Primary School

Junior pupils enjoying the snow at Richmond Primary School Christchurch, winter 1938 or 1939. School building in background. Shona Fairburn (centre left) just received a snowball hit. by class teacher...

Date 1938-24 to 1939-24
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