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Storm damage to hay barn in Oxford

The hay barn near Oxford with its walls and roof blown apart. Iron was blown into the trees beyond.

Date 1970-09-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Flooding on Colombo Street

Traffic and trams moving through flood water along Colombo Street north. The flooding was caused during a heavy rainstorm.

Date 1936
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Snowy New Brighton Beach with dark stormy sky

"New Brighton beach during the snowy weather of July/August 2011" - Contributor's note

Date 2011-07 to 2011-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Damaged tennis complex

An indoor tennis complex under construction with its roof destroyed by wind.

Date 1988-01-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Portable builder's shed blocking Ferry Road

A portable builder's shed blown onto Ferry Road by strong winds.

Date 1988-04-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Damaged yacht mast

Dudley Berry with a damaged mast at the Mt Pleasant Yacht Club caused by high winds.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Storm arriving at New Brighton beach

View from the sand dunes at New Brighton beach looking towards Redcliffs as a storm is heading across the Port Hills.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Storm approaching

Storm approaching. Taken outside New Brighton Library.

Date 2019-08-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Fallen tree, Palatine Terrace

A cyclist lifting their bike over a tree which has been blown down on Palatine Terrace in St Martins.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Cameron Romeril with an article on the Big Blow storm

Cameron Romeril with a newspaper article from 10 years ago describing how he survived the Big Blow storm of 1975.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs