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Water Wheel - Mill Island

"This is a water wheel in Christchurch" - Contributor's note. Taken from along Oxford Terrace of Mill Island near the Hereford Street bridge over the Avon River in the central city.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Peter Williams on an elephant

"Peter Williams, then 3ZB radio announcer, later TV personality, riding an elephant during a circus parade in Cambridge Terrace with old public library building in the background on 1st Feb 1979." -...

Date 1979-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Benjamin and Fionn outside the library

"When we came to photography school Benjamin and Fionn went outside and we got our photo taken" - Contributor's note. Taken from the Green Reading Room seats opposite Tūranga on Gloucester Street.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

In the car in cathedral square

"Driving" - Contributor's note. Taken through the cab of the vintage car outside OGB Bar in Cathedral Square looking through to the Theatre Royal and Gloucester Street.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Phone Call on Worcester Street

"On a phone call" - Contributor's note. Taken from the outside of the telephone box on Worcester Street next to the Municipal Chambers building.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Conducting the 1st Canterbury Regimental Band

Defyd Williams, front right, musical director conducting the 1st Canterbury Regimental Band at the King Edward Barracks.

Date unspecified year in 195X
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

1st Canterbury Regimental Band rehersal

The 1st Canterbury Regimental Band rehearsing on the grounds of Burnham Military Camp.

Date unspecified year in 196X
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

1st Canterbury Regimental Band at Tekapo

The 1st Canterbury Regimental Band at Tekapo. In the front centre is Defyd Williams, the musical director.

Date unspecified year in 195X
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Defyd Williams

Defyd Williams, the musical director of the Canterbury Regimental Band.

Date 1980 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Bowker Fountain postcard

A colourised postcard of the Bowker Fountain at Night in Victoria Square in central Christchurch.

Date unspecified year in 193X
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Bee On Cherry Blossom Tree

"Showing off the wonderful nature in Christchurch with this photo of a Bee on a Cherry Blossom tree." - Contributor's note

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Poppies on Worcester Street

"Poppies in a lovely garden on a beautiful day in Christchurch." - Contributor's note. Taken amongst flower beds on Worcester Street near the corner with Oxford Terrace in the central city.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Flowers on Worcester Street

"For my class we took photos in town and this is one of my pictures i got!!! it was so much fun to do!!" - Contributor's note. Taken from by flower beds along Worcester Street near the intersection...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Dog playing fetch near The Arches

"This dog was very hyper and loved playing fetch in the arches grass area." - Contributor's note. Taken on the grass at The Commons near The Arcade Project arches on the corner of Durham Street North...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Dog on The Commons

"We found this dog and played with it and took this photo" - Contributor's note. Taken from The Commons near The Arcades on the corner of Durham Street North and Kilmore Street in the central city.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Water Sculpture in Avon River

"A group of year 8s from St Peters School took on a challenge to take amazing photos around the city." - Contributor's note. Stay by Antony Gormley in the Avon River, taken from Cambridge Terrace...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Leap in Victoria Square

"For photography day my whole class and I went to this turanga library to learn photography. It was lots of fun and we got to go in town to take as many photos as we like, then we had to edit a photo...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

The willow tree near the river

"A group of year 8s went out to take photos for Turanga Library and this photo was taken near the river." - Contributor's note. Taken along the bank of the Avon River in Victoria Square looking...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Papanui High School

Exterior of Papanui High School in Papanui.

Date unspecified year in 196X
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Timeball Station, Lyttelton

View of the Lyttelton Timeball Station taken from Reserve Terrace in Lyttelton.

Date 2011-07-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Bar and bottle store on Gloucester Street

Exterior of a bar and bottle store on Gloucester Street near the corner with Colombo Street in the central city. The building to the left is the Coachman Inn.

Date 1967-11-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

View over Sydenham

View from the Christchurch Railway Station tower across Sydenham towards the Port Hills.

Date 1969
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt