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Scarborough blasting debris

Greg Gaffney of Sumner with a piece of debris from the blasting at Scarborough which bounced into his property on The Esplanade.

Date 1970-10-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Repairs to debris damaged roof

A roof of a house on The Esplanade which has been repaired after damage caused by debris from the blasting at Scarborough.

Date 1970-10-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lisa Morton and Roger at Sumner

Lisa Morton of the Esplanade sits on a surfboard with her dog, Roger, at Sumner beach.

Date 1970-11-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

New clubrooms for Sumner Bridge Club

Members of the Sumner Bridge Club in the newly restored club rooms. Pictured are: G. V. Goodwin, K. Bruin, E. M. Pengelly, H. Andrews, J. Cooper, M. A. Sanders,

Date 1970-11-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Margosue Penney and friend at Sumner

Margosue Penney (front) at Sumner - across the road from the park.

Date 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Beachcomber Restaurant on the Esplanade

Exterior of the Beachcomber Restaurant at 25 Esplanade in Sumner with Sumner beach in the foreground.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Scarborough Fair Restaurant and Café on the Esplanade

Exterior of the Scarborough Fair Restaurant and Café at 147 Esplanade in Sumner next to Scarborough beach. A row of seagulls are sat along the top of the building.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

View from Scarborough Hill of Sumner beach

View from Scarborough Hill of Sumner beach and Cave Rock and on to the tip of Southshore and across towards the Southern Alps.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

Dakota Aircraft on Evans Pass Road

A Dakota Aircraft being moved by crane along Evans Pass Road. Two people are visible assisting the move around the road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Sumner

For many people in Christchurch, the seaside suburb of Sumner offers memories of summer days spent on the beach, climbing Cave Rock, and ice creams. For those who have made it their home, it is a...

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Annami and Ashleigh at Sumner Beach

Annami (left) and Ashleigh have been friends as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme since Aug 2017. They both enjoy sun and sand and their visit to Sumner Beach was all about walking and...

Date 2018
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection

Cave Rock, Sumner

View of Cave Rock and Sumner Beach taken from Clifton.

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

Surfers at Sumner Beach

A group of surfers entering the waves at Sumner beach. Scarborough is visible behind the beach.

Date 2008-02-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Seagulls at Cave Rock, Sumner

Edge of Cave Rock on Sumner Beach with seagulls in the foreground. The South Pacific Ocean is visible in the background.

Date 2008-02-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Sumner and Cave Rock

View over to Cave Rock and Sumner Beach, Sumner taken from Richmond Hill.

Date 2008-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Sumner Scarborough Clock Tower

The Sumner Scarborough Clock Tower taken from the Esplanade.

Date 2008-01-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Cafés along the Esplanade, Sumner

Exterior of an ice cream parlour and JDV café with outdoor seating taken from the Esplanade. Several people can be seen dining in the outdoor area of the café. Richmond Hill is visible in the...

Date 2008-01-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Sumner Post Office, Nayland Street

Buildings on Nayland Street including Sumner Post Office, butchers, fruit and vegetable shop, and hairdresser. A woman is visible in the foreground carrying shopping.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Sumner Beach by Esplanade

Sumner Beach at high tide. The Esplanade runs on the right hand side with the Sumner Scarborough Clock Tower in the background.

Date 2002 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection