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Knitting for the Front statue at Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

View of the 'Knitting for the Front' (known as Knitting Girl) statue at Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley. The statue is owned by the Canterbury Society of Arts on indefinite loan to...

Date 1969-12-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

The Governor General, Sir Arthur Porritt meeting residents and admiring the statue of 'Knitting Girl' on the grounds of Windsor House home for the elderly in Shirley during a visit to commemorate 10...

Date 1969-11-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

The Governor General, Sir Arthur Porritt meeting residents, admiring the statue of 'Knitting Girl' and unveiling a plaque to commemorate 10 years since the Windsor House home for the elderly opened in...

Date 1969-11-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament

Various golfers participating in the Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament at Shirley golf course. Frame two features Ian Dobson.

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

Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament

Various golfers participating in the Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament at Shirley golf course. Frames three and four feature Ian Dobson.

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

New Zealand singles bowling tournament, Shirley

Scenes of A. B. McKinnell and his opponent R. A. Stringer (frame 2) participating in the New Zealand singles bowling tournament at the Shirley bowing green.

Date 1969-12-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

National singles bowls championship

Views of the national singles bowls championship at Shirley. Pictured in frame 3 is Gordon Jolly and in frame 4 are Phil Skoglund and Gordon Jolly.

Date 1970-01-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

New Zealand bowling pairs championship

Views of the New Zealand bowling pairs championship at Shirley. Pictured in frame 3 is Bob McDonald.

Date 1970-01-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bowling championship at Shirley

Views of the national fours championship at Shirley. Pictured in frame 4 are G.H. Jolly and L.C. Lindley.

Date 1970-01-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Vegetable Garden

"This is my vege garden after weeding and planting." - Contributor's Note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

F. W. Matthews Ltd., Marshland Road, Shirley

F. W. Matthews Ltd., Marshlands Road, Shirley. My father's engineering works in Marshland Rd.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

St Saviour's Orphanage outing

St Saviour's Orphanage outing on Stranges Pantechnicon Contributor's comment: "where was OSH?"

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Iona Lawson and Adrienne Todd competing in golf tournament

Golfers Iona Lawson and Adrienne Todd competing in the Cowlishaw Cup golf tournament at the Christchurch Golf Club’s Shirley course on 16 September 1970.

Date 1970-09-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lake Terrace Neighbourhood Store on Lake Terrace Road

Exterior of the Lake Terrace Neighbourhood Store and wholesale fruit and veges store at 10 Lake Terrace Road on the corner with Burwood Road in Shirley.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Giera Real Estate on Shirley Road

Exterior of Giera Real Estate at 24 Shirley Road on the corner with Stapletons Road and Petrie Street in Shirley.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

High School students crafting a billiards table

Shirley Boys’ High School students, Barry Jagersma, Warren Philpott, and Hamish Hamilton crafting a billiards table for the Technicrafts ‘70 exhibition.

Date 1970-10-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shirley Boys’ High School students crafting a sink bench

Shirley Boys’ High School students, Allan Bateman and Michael Sheppard crafting a sink bench for the Technicrafts ‘70 exhibition.

Date 1970-10-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips