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Lynley Wilson with her pet lamb

Lynley Wilson with her pet lamb, Tuppence, and one of her grandfathers sheepdogs on the grounds of ChristChurch Cathedral in Cathedral Square. Lynley went on stage with the pets at the Children's...

Date 1969-12-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Children's Christmas Service at ChristChurch Cathedral

The Dean of Christchurch, the Very Rev M. L. Underhill, with Lynley Wilson and her pet lamb Tuppence on stage at the Children's Christmas Service at ChristChurch Cathedral. In the background is Lynley...

Date 1969-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

A snowy encounter with a relatively newly born lamb on the Port Hills

A snowy encounter with a relatively newly born lamb on the Port Hills, and its first experience with our land and as the little lamb gazes at the stunning view of Lyttelton.

Date 2008-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Acrobatics on sheep sculptures during FESTA

I happened to spot some friends who then decided to do some impromptu acrobatics on the sheep sculptures during the FEStival of Transitional Architecture.

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

At the yards, the sale in progress

Newspaper caption: The Terrace Estate sale dispersal of Sir John Hall's flock.

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The sheep pens

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Agricultural and Pastoral Association's Annual Winter Show at Sheffield

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A fine flock of purebred southdown ewes

Newspaper caption: A busy period on Canterbury Farms: Stud sheep at Lincoln College. Lincoln College possesses one of the leading flocks of Southdowns in the Dominion, and there is a keen demand for...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Sheep dipping

Newspaper caption: Training in agricultural science: glimpses of work at the Canterbury Agricultural College, at Lincoln

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

View over the Estuary

View from the hills behind Redcliffs across the Estuary towards Southshore and South New Brighton. Clifton and Moncks Bay are visible to the right with sheep grazing on the hill in the foreground.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

Addington Market

Newspaper caption: The NZ Farmer's Co-operative Association sold on account Mr Thomas A. Stephens, of Irwell, a line of 122 fat lambs, to Messrs Sims, Cooper and Co. meat exporters of Christchurch, at...

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Sheep on Bridle Path Road going to shearing sheds

Flock of sheep on Bridle Path Road near Gimbletts going to Mt Pleasant shearing sheds

Date unspecified year in 1900
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Herding sheep on Bridle Path Road, Heathcote Valley

Man on horse with sheepdog herding driving sheep along Bridle Path Road, Heathcote Valley.

Date 1910 (year approximate) to 1929 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Mount Torlesse, a well-known Canterbury sheep station

Newspaper caption: Mount Torlesse, snow-clad, can be seen in the background in each picture.

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Dalethorpe Dispersal sale

Newspaper caption: Mr Geo. Rutherford having disposed of his Dalethorpe property, the well-known merino and half-bred flock were dispersed by auction on March 19th, and realised excellent prices...

Date 1912-03-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr Bourn selling the Bangor sheep (11,000 head)

Newspaper caption: The clearing sale on the Bangor Estate, of Mr J. A. Holmes Canterbury, another large estate bought for subdivision.

Date 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Crowd taking interest in the progress of stock sale

Newspaper caption: The Canterbury stock sale, of Sir John Hall's famous Merino flock, held at Hororata on 21 February 1907.

Date 1907-02-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

A line of cross-bred ewes

Newspaper caption: Heslerton Station, near Dunsandel wins First Prize for its sheep at the Dunedin Winter Show, June 1903.

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Five sheep most suitable for frozen meat trade

Newspaper caption: Heslerton Station, near Dunsandel wins First Prize for its sheep at the Dunedin Winter Show, June 1903. Heslerton Station first, with Half-bred wethers, two-tooths.

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times