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Flooding on Colombo Street

Traffic and trams moving through flood water along Colombo Street north. The flooding was caused during a heavy rainstorm.

Date 1936
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Regent Theatre Rangiora

"Rangiora Town Hall aka Regent Theatre in 1936 with it's large neon sign which was removed in the 1960s" - Contributor's note

Date 1936
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Christchurch Botanic Gardens

“View of the rock garden area in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens. "...Taken by Alleyne Cook. Alleyne was at Alleyne was at Burnham training...when on leave , he would come up to Christchurch and...

Date 1945
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Palmer & Doak

Palmer & Doak motor garage, Northern A&P Association and Fred Truscott Saddler & Harness Makers in Rangiora. Taken on the corner of High Street and Ivory Street with the Rangiora War Memorial in the...

Date 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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Cars parked in Christchurch

View of cars parked along streets in a parked area in Christchurch.

Date 1945
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Rangatira leaving Lyttelton

The interisland ferry, the Rangatira leaving Lyttelton Harbour before heading to Wellington as part of a regular ferry service.

Date 1945
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Corner of Colombo Street and Armagh Street

View from the corner of Colombo Street and Armagh Street looking towards ChristChurch Cathedral and Cathedral Square. To the right in the intersection with Victoria Street.

Date 1945
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Montreal Street bridge

View of the Montreal Street bridge over the Avon River looking east with Oxford Terrace to the right.

Date 1945
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Circus performer on Rolleston Avenue

"Circus performer riding in back of red car during a circus parade through central Christchurch, location is Rolleston Avenue by the Botanic Gardens on 1st Feb 1979." - Contributor's note

Date 1979-02-01
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Crowd outside Canterbury Public Library

"Old public library building Cambridge Tce (Cnr Hereford Street). Crowd of people there to watch circus parade along Cambridge Terrace on 1st Feb 1979." - Contributor's note

Date 1979-02-01
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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
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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
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Grounded 777s

"Rows of Air New Zealand long-haul Boeing 777s parked for storage at Christchurch International Airport. Flight operations all but stopped during the COVID 19 lockdown." - Contributor's note

Date 2020-05-10
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Sumner Beach

View of Sumner Beach looking towards Sumner Esplanade and apartment buildings.

Date 2002-09-11 to 2002-09-15
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Scarborough Hill in the 1980s

"Scarborough Hill in the moonlight 1987" - Contributor's note

Date 1987
Format Photograph
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

View from the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament

"Two towers of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Barbadoes Street. A view taken across Christchurch in 2006 from the rear tower. Sadly damaged after the Christchurch earthquakes 2010 and now...

Date 2006
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Corvettes and a cat called Shakie

View of three lined up Corvette cars, owned by the contributor now living in Christchurch but at the time was in Fairfield, Dunedin. To the left is a cat called Shakie.

Date 2008
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Grassmere Street, Papanui

View across houses along Grassmere Street in Papanui looking towards the Port Hills.

Date 2011
Format Photograph
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt