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George Manning Home, Spreydon

Exterior of the George Manning Home at 147 Lyttelton Street, Spreydon, at the time it was opened by the Manchester Unity Homes Trust Board.

Date 1972-09-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star photographs

George Manning Home entrance

View of the entrance to the newly constructed George Manning Home by the Manchester Unity Homes Trust Board at 147 Lyttelton Street in Spreydon.

Date 1971-12-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star photographs

George Manning Home for the Elderly craft group

Members of the Craft group with their crafts at the George Manning Home for the Elderly in Spreydon. Pictured are, from left, Mrs D. Newton, Mrs D. Greig, Mrs A. Bullen and Mrs V. Piper.

Date 1982-10-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

West Spreydon School fire

William Marks, a resident who lives opposite the school, examines the burnt remains of a classroom at West Spreydon School at 147 Lyttelton Street in Spreydon.

Date 1974-12-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star photographs

Jenny Dillard outside Spreydon Fire Station

Jenny Dillard, 26, outside Spreydon Fire Station after being rejected by the Fire Brigades Union of Canterbury following executives of the Union voting against allowing women into the fire service.

Date 1979-10-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch South Intermediate School self defence class

Inspector Tom Lynch (left), police community liaison officer, in the playground at Christchurch South Intermediate School teaching a self defence class to a group of students.

Date 1986-06-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Simeon Street fire station

Construction of the new fire station at 77 Simeon Street in Spreydon. The new station is replacing the Sydenham fire station.

Date 1973-08-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Model engineering exhibition, Spreydon

Members of the Canterbury Society of Model and Experimental Engineers working with miniature steam engines at the model engineering exhibition at Andrews Crescent in Spreydon.

Date 1970-02-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Alice Grundy providing water for the cattle, Milton Street.

Alice Grundy providing water for the cattle, Milton Street. This area extends from Milton Street to the pine trees which surrounded the Sydenham cemetery in the late 1920s.

Date unspecified year in 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Shop dwelling on Barrington Street

Exterior of the former grocer, converted into a residential house at 392 Barrington Street on the corner with Howard Street in Spreydon.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Sunnyside Hospital administration block

Sunnyside Hospital administration block. Designed by government architect John Campbell, the administration block was opened in 1892 and demolished in 2007. In 2002 I returned to high school and did...

Date 2002
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Shop dwelling on Brougham Street

Exterior of a former grocer converted into a residential house at 2 Brougham Street on the corner with Simeon Street in Spreydon.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Jack Humm, horticulturalist

Portraits of Jack Humm pruning a branch in the driveway of a property.

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

Aerial view of Barrington Mall

Aerial view of Barrington Mall, Barrington Park and surrounding houses. Barrington Street is to the left of the Mall with Simone Street on the right.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Aerial view of Barrington Mall

Aerial view of Barrington Mall, Barrington Park and surrounding houses. Barrington Street is to the left of the Mall with Simone Street on the right.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Shop dwelling on Selwyn Street

Exterior of a residential house converted from a shop at 227 Selwyn Street on the corner with Roseberry Street in Spreydon.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Metro Mini Market on Lincoln Road

Exterior of the Metro Mini Market at 160 Lincoln Road on the corner with Nairn Street in Spreydon. The shop is painted red and branded with advertisements for Coca Cola.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Barrington Street powerlines

Powerlines and pole outside houses on Barrington Street.

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

Incinerated mouse

An incinerated mouse which was the cause of a shutdown at the Howard Street substation. Part of a porcelain insulator is still attached.

Date 1929-02-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs