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Detanking transformer at Islington

Detanking the 66 KV transformer at Islington substation.

Date 1977
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

Pole substation

View of a Municipal Electricity Department substation on a pole outside a house in an unknown residential area.

Date unspecified year in 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Scarborough substation, Tram Loop

View of the Municipal Electricity Department Scarborough Substation, Tram Loop.

Date unspecified day in 1946-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Former substation at Murphy's Brickworks

View of a Municipal Electricity Department former substation at Murphy's Brickworks on Centaurus Road in Huntsbury.

Date 1940-06-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Addington Power House and Substation

Interior of dials monitoring power and voltage at the Addington Power House and Substation.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Addington Power House and Substation

Interior of dials monitoring power and voltage at the Addington Power House and Substation.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Addington Power House and Substation

Close-up of machinery by Metropolitan Vickers at the Addington Power House and Substation.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Engineers at Islington substation

A group of engineers inspecting the transformers at Islington substation.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Islington substation

View of the Islington substation under construction with workmen in the foreground.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Islington substation, Hornby

Exterior of the Islington Substation. The full output of the Lake Tekapo power station is being brought direct to the substation.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Transformers at Islington

View across the transformers to the surrounding area at the Islington substation.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Apprenticing wiring controls for fans

Bruce Tudehope, a second year apprentice, wires the controls for the fans at Islington substation. In the background, on top of one of the transformers Mr Peter Thomson connects a neutral bus bar.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Control room of the Islington substation

A man sitting in the control room of the Islington substation. The substation is the largest home electricity supply point in the South Island.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs