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Ellesmere A and P parade sights

Views of a procession through the streets of Leeston for the Ellesmere Agricultural and Pastoral Association centennial show.

Date 1970-10-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Rangiora traction engine rally

Rangiora traction engine rally with three females who are dressed in 1920's period costume.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

A. Burland with traction engine

A. Burland oiling his traction engine at a rally held at Yaldhurst.

Date 1971-05-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Portable cabin and traction engine

Views of a portable cabin being towed by a traction engine.

Date 1971-05-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Traction engine rally

Views of traction engines on display at a rally in Yaldhurst.

Date 1971-05-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Traction engine outside ChristChurch Cathedral

View of a traction engine travelling in front of ChristChurch Cathedral and the Citizens War Memorial at the Cathedral Square and Colombo Street intersection. A small group of people are stood...

Date unspecified year in 1990 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Traction engine Canterbury A&P Centennial

A traction engine on the back of a truck travelling through Cathedral Square to a crowd of people during the Canterbury A&P Centennial.

Date 1962-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Invicta steam traction engine

My maternal grandfather, William Charles Brown, driving an Invicta steam traction engine, pulling stumps in Linwood, Christchurch. Unknown date, probably around the time of the First World War. -...

Date 1915 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Traction engine

Traction engine photo - used for house shifting by the Gurdler family. 1920/30

Date unspecified year in 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Traction engines travelling along Colombo Street

A group of three traction engines travelling up Colombo Street past South City Mall towards the central city. The Cashmere Hills are visible in the background.

Date unspecified year in 1990 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

The traction engine service

Newspaper caption: The system of conveying farm produce from the country districts to the Christchurch market by traction engine is developing largely, and our picture represents a load of forty tons...

Date 1902
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Lallie Eaves driving a traction engine

Lallie Eaves driving a traction engine on her families land at Windwhistle near Mount Hutt.

Date 1979-10-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

A traction engine powered saw mill

A saw mill powered by a Clayton and Shuttleworth traction engine owned by the Eaves family at Windwhistle near Mount Hutt.

Date 1979-10-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Harvested grain loaded

"Harvested grain loaded in paddock 1916-17." - Contributor's note.

Date 1916 to 1917
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Harvested grain

"Harvested grain loaded in paddock 1916-17." - Contributor's note.

Date 1916 to 1917
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Traction engines with grain

"Traction engines fired up, grain loaded and hut in tow at farm entrance 1915." - Contributor's note.

Date 1915
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt