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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

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Mr Richard Smith and his daughters

Mr Richard Smith with his daughters, Betty (3), Dulcie (13), and Daisy (10) in their pony trap pulled by their pony, Tiddlewinks. Mr Smith lived in Lyttelton Street, Spreydon, and sold his back...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Maypole Dance

This photo, dated c.1934, shows some district maids of the time lined up for their photo before doing their maypole dance. You can see some of the ribbons coming down from the maypole. The location...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

On the Spot, Lincoln road

Exterior of the On the Spot dairy and convenience store on Lincoln Road in Spreydon next to The Black Horse Hotel.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Backyard at 56 Stanbury Ave, Spreydon

Maria Rohs, Anthony Bone, Christine Whitlow, Annette Bone, Karen Bone, Denise, Donna Bone. Backyard at 56 Stanbury Ave, Spreydon. Bantams in hen run. Apple trees were Cox's orange, Granny Smith...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

House corner of Barrington Street and Rose Street, 1923

Looking down the drive towards Somerfield Street. There was a tennis court at the back of the section where many tennis parties were held.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Low tension undergrounding on Evesham Crescent, Spreydon

View along Evesham Crescent in Spreydon where low tension underground cabling has been laid to avoid the need for overhead power lines.

Date unspecified day in 1961-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Meadowville Avenue, Spreydon substation

View of a Municipal Electricity Department substation on Meadowville Avenue in Spreydon looking towards the intersection with Simeon Street and south to the Port Hills.

Date 1942-07-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Horse and sulky on Evesham Crescent, Spreydon

Man driving horse and sulky on Evesham Crescent. A young child in a pram is in the foreground.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Children at Evesham Crescent, Spreydon

Four children in the front yard of a brick house leaving for school. A woman and child are visible in the window of the house.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

St Nicholas Anglican Church, Spreydon

Exterior view of St Nicholas church, Barrington Street, Spreydon.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

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

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

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

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 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

Vacant shop dwelling on Barrington Street

Exterior of the former grocer, converted into a residential house at 302 Barrington Street on the corner with Wychbury Street in Spreydon.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

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