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Testing a tractor

View of a tractor driving along a ridge in a field as part of testing.

Date 1960-05-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Demonstration of tractor safety

A model of a tractor being used as part of a demonstration of tractor safety to a group of students.

Date 1960-05-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

The old church in course of removal

Newspaper caption: On account of the decline in population the old building was removed from its former position to that which it now occupies on the Burnham School estate. It has been added to and...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Dedication ceremony for tractor destined for India

Rev. Malcolm W. Wilson dedicating a tractor and implements to an agricultural college in India at a ceremony in Cathedral Square outside the Chief Post Office building. The money was raised by New...

Date 1966-07-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Clarence Street worksite, Riccarton

"Workman on a tractor clearing a site on Clarence Street ready to be turned into the Riccarton "Windmill Shopping Centre". A partially demolished house is in the centre of the site and the Methodist...

Date 1983-08-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

The fourteenth annual ploughing match of Lincoln Association

Newspaper caption: (1) A general view showing teams being prepared and visitors to the match. (2) H. Fletcher, Springston. Class E, best kept harness, 4 horse team, best decorated, 4 horse team, best...

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Lake Ellesmere outlet

Newspaper caption: Mr A. Allison's traction plant hauling piles from Leeston Station to the site of the permanent outlet. The logs are hauled from the ground on to the waggons by wire ropes up skids...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Farming vehicles in Ellesmere A and P parade

Views of farming vehicles in a procession through the streets of Leeston for the Ellesmere Agricultural and Pastoral Association centennial show. [Frame 20] Unidentified man.

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

Tractor at A and P show

Views of a tractor ‘Centaur’ at the Rangiora Agricultural and Pastoral Association show.

Date 1970-10-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

On the road from Coalgate to Lake Coleridge

Photograph published without additional caption.

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Work at the Lake Coleridge hydro-electric power station

Newspaper caption: Lake Coleridge Canterbury, where the Government is erecting a hydro-electric generating station to supply Canterbury with electric power.

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

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

Another view of the engine in twitch

Newspaper caption: Practical test of the International Motor Tractor held on the farm of Mr J. Rennie, Maryfield, Doyleston.

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Breaking up old lea land with a mould board plough

Newspaper caption: Practical test of the International Motor Tractor held on the farm of Mr J. Rennie, Maryfield, Doyleston.

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The engine drawing two four-furrow disc ploughs

Newspaper caption: Practical test of the International Motor Tractor held on the farm of Mr J. Rennie, Maryfield, Doyleston.

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Tractor plough at work in the recent ploughing competition

Newspaper caption: This was the first competition of its kind held in the dominion.

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Tractor plough at work in the recent ploughing competition

Newspaper caption: This was the first competition of its kind held in the dominion.

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Tractor at Canterbury A&P Centennial

A tractor pulling a "Sunshine Harvester" in 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

Diesel fuel tax protest

Farmers from North Canterbury gathered to protest against the tax on diesel fuel.

Date 1988-11-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Diesel fuel tax protest

Farmers from North Canterbury gathered to protest against the tax on diesel fuel.

Date 1988-11-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Erica and Fiona at Garden City Helicopters

Erica (left) and Fiona have been friends for a number of years as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme. Here they are pictured during a visit to Garden City Helicopters at Christchurch...

Date 2019
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection