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Trees on Ballantyne Avenue in Sockburn

Views along Ballantyne Avenue in Sockburn and of trees which may have to be removed as they are causing problems to overhead power lines and damaging footpaths. Pictured examining the trees are...

Date 1981-07-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Jennifer Robinson standing on the “coffee pot” steam engine

Jennifer Robinson standing on the “coffee pot” steam engine stopped in long grass after it jumped the tracks in Fairton. Her brother Ewan can be seen to the left with his back to the camera. Mr...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Hurley collection

Removing fallen trees from power lines

Triming trees which have been blown down onto 11 kilovolt lines after a gale.

Date 1953
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Ron Hamilton at lines training school

Ron Hamilton standing at the lines training school on Shakespeare Road.

Date 1965
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Pole rescue demonstration

Demonstration of pole rescue at the lines training school, Shakespeare Road.

Date 1905-05-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Overhead wires and street lamp

Overhead electrical wires and street lamp outside of the house at 150 Avonside Drive. Holy Trinity Anglican Church is visible in the background.

Date 1931
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Trimmed trees on Linwood Avenue

Trees on Linwood Avenue which have been trimmed to keep clear of the electrical overhead lines.

Date 1940-04-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Trimmed trees on Linwood Avenue

Trees on Linwood Avenue which have been trimmed to keep clear of the electrical overhead lines.

Date 1940-04-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Boundary between Riccarton houses

Boundary between two houses in Riccarton along which runs a pole line, an underground cable and a sewer.

Date 1941-12-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Housing block in Riccarton

Housing in Riccarton with street lighting standards connected to the overhead wires.

Date 1941-12-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Power poles on Bealey Avenue

Power poles outside houses on Bealey Avenue.

Date 1932-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Barrington Street powerlines

Powerlines and pole outside houses on Barrington Street.

Date 1931-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Selwyn Street house

Power pole outside house on Selwyn Street.

Date 1931-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Gaseous discharge lamps on Riccarton Avenue

View of Riccarton Avenue showing the gaseous discharge lamps which have recently been erected.

Date 1934-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Street lamp outside houses

Street lamp on power pole outside houses on Gloucester Street near Latimer Square.

Date 1931-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs