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Members of the Christchurch Boys' Brigade

Members of the Christchurch Boys' Brigade gathered at Christchurch Railway Station ahead of travelling to their annual camp at Waipara.

Date 1969-12-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Steam engine at Christchurch Railway Station

Scenes of members of the Friends of the Ferrymead Fraternity photographing a steam engine at Christchurch Railway Station ahead of them taking a trip on the train to Tinwald.

Date 1970-02-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Knitting machine at Lane Walker Rudkin Industries Ltd

Knitting machine being operated at the Lane Walker Rudkin Industries Ltd factory. The knitting machine can do approx. 1600 rows per minute.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Sydenham Post Office

Exterior of the Sydenham Post Office building built in 1911 at 340 Colombo Street, Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Lane Walker Rudkin Industries site

Aerial view of the Lane Walker Rudkin Industries factory site on Brougham Street, Sydenham. Montreal Street, Durham Street South and Colombo Street are also visible.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Sydenham butcher, W.D. Cross

Sydenham butcher, W.D. Cross, outside his butchery and showing the damage to his car by trade unionists.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Salvation Army Carlyle Career Centre

Tutor, Bernie van Haandel (right) working with Adrian Connew who is taking part in a Access carpentry course at the Salvation Army Carlyle Career Centre in Sydenham.

Date 1988-11-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Wool machine, Lane Walker Rudkin

Wool machines at the factory of Lane Walker Rudkin, 11 Durham Street, Sydenham.

Date 1980-04-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Nail bomb attack

Senior Sergeant Mike Moore with boxes of nails used in the nail bombing of Sydenham police station on Stanley Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Bomb discovery at Firehouse nightclub

Police car blocking Colombo Street in Sydenham outside the Firehouse night club at no. 293 after three bombs were discovered.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Police and explosives experts at Firehouse nightclub

Police and explosive experts at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham where two bombs were defused and third exploded.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Bomb disposal expert at Firehouse nightclub

A bomb disposal officer looks behind a fence to where two bombs were defused at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Bitumen tank explosion

Firefighters hosing the top of a bitumen tank which exploded at Bituminous Roofing Products Limited, Coleridge Street in Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Site of former Langford House

The site of the former Langford House, a former residential care home, following demolition works at 20 Battersea Street on the corner with Durham Street in Sydenham.

Date 1982-10-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Demolition site, Langford House

The site of the former Langford House, a former residential care home, following demolition works at 20 Battersea Street on the corner with Durham Street in Sydenham.

Date 1982-09-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Langford House

Exterior of Langford House a former residential care home, shortly prior to demolition works at 20 Battersea Street on the corner with Durham Street in Sydenham.

Date 1982-01-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Tom Pyle of Langford House

Tom Pyle, 82, resident of Langford House at 20 Battersea Street in Sydenham. He is sitting outside the facility with his suitcase following the decision was made by the Canterbury Aged Welfare Council...

Date 1981-12-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

The Endurance of Laundry

The Gothic Church in Sydenham (corner of Colombo & Brougham Streets) sustained damage during the February earthquake, then was mistakenly demolished.
An amusing installation of clothesline and laundry...

Date 2011
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt