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The settlement ponds, Bromley

"The settlement ponds, reflection of life." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Fire after the quake, Ferry road tattoo shop

Exterior of Black Rose Tattoo shop at 380 Ferry Road in Woolston, taped off following fire damage to the building.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

The Godley head gun emplacements of Christchurch

View of the fencing around the Godley Head gun placements, along the Godley Head Gun Emplacements Track with a sea mist in the background.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Godley Head track

"Taken on the Godley Head track, looking at the old historic military buildings." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

A snowman made of Oreos and a sausage roll

A snowman with a sausage roll for a nose and Oreo cookies for eyes and buttons on the Banks Peninsula looking back towards Diamond Harbour, Lyttelton and beyond across the Port Hills to Christchurch...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Storm arriving at New Brighton beach

View from the sand dunes at New Brighton beach looking towards Redcliffs as a storm is heading across the Port Hills.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Wooden pier at New Brighton

View from New Brighton beach of the wooden pier prior to demolition. The photograph was taken by the contributor's father, Norman Dawes, who worked for Christchurch City Council as a loader driver.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Wooden pier at New Brighton

View from New Brighton beach of the wooden pier prior to demolition. The photograph was taken by the contributor's father, Norman Dawes, who worked for Christchurch City Council as a loader driver.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Lincoln Ploughing Match, third prize

"My uncle Orton Bailey, 14 years old, driving. He won 3rd prize at the Lincoln ploughing match" - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Horse drawn drainage installation

James Mayo Jnr and James Mayo Snr running new drainage along a residental street, possibly taken from Cashel Street in the East of the city towards the Port Hills, in early 1940 using horse pulled...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Flower Show

Flower display at the Canterbury Flower Show of a lighthouse and scenery.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Rowing on the Avon River in the Botanic Gardens

Fred, Dave and George Hanna rowing on the Avon River in the Botanic Gardens. They all later went to fight during the First World War, George was at Gallipoli.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Dorothy and Gertrude outside ChristChurch Cathedral

"This photo is of Dorothy Noldus (nee Merriman) and Gertrude Merriman (nee Wood) her stepmother, outside the Christchurch Cathedral in 1949." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Susan and Dad boating on the Avon

View along the Avon River in Hagley Park of an Antigua Boatsheds rented boat with Susan and her dad rowing.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

ChristChurch Cathedral from the Rendezvous Hotel

View from the Rendezvous Hotel looking down to ChristChurch Cathedral and Cathedral Square. "I was working on The Rendezvous hotel and took many photos pre earthquakes of the city." - Contributor's...

Date 2006
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Armagh Street from the intersection with Durham Street North

Intersection of Durham Street North and Armagh Street; former Canterbury Society of Arts building to the left andthe Canterbury Provincial Council buildings to the right. "I was working on The...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Victoria Square from the Town Hall

View from Christchurch Town Hall looking across Victoria Square towards the Captain James Cook and Queen Victoria Statues and across to the intersection of Colombo Street and Armagh Street.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Bridesmaid and Page Boy outside ChristChurch Cathedral

"A friend's wedding in the Anglican ChristChurch Cathedral after the first large earthquake. Before the devastating one. Louise Lockie bridesmaid. Louise's son Hamish Brookes-Lockie pageboy." -...

Date 2010-10-10
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Pipers at the New Zealand International Exhibition

"My grandfather William Duncan was a piper in the Waimate Pipe Band and I believe he is one of the pipers... There were three pipe bands (Dunedin, Ashburton and Waimate) at the Exhibition and they...

Date 1906 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Cathedral Square Robert Godley statue "Innocence reflected"

Rear view of the Robert Godley statue in Cathedral Square with ChristChurch Cathedral behind. Several children are playing on and around the statue.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

David Caygill addressing the Truxton protest in the Square

To the left of the photo are the Fallout Follies - an anti-nuclear street theatre group, part of the Black Dragon Clowns. They had just finished performing. From left Marian Lyftogt (now Joy Harland)...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt