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Intersection of Colombo and Hereford Streets

Scene of a traffic jam at the intersection between Colombo Street and Hereford Street, looking towards Cathedral Square.

Date 1970-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tipped truck on St Asaph Street

Views of a truck that tipped onto its side whilst unloading a fork-lift truck on St Asaph Street.

Date 1970-02-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tipped truck on St Asaph Street

Views of a truck that tipped onto its side whilst unloading a fork-lift truck on St Asaph Street.

Date 1970-02-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Removing the lid of number 6 petrol tank

Hydraulic cranes being used to remove the perimeter of the lid of the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 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

Dismantling the Farmers Santa Claus

The large promotional Farmers Department Store fibreglass Santa Claus on the back of a truck following being dismantled from his place above the store on Armagh Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Skellerup Industries Ltd, Rotocure truck

A subsidiary of Skellerup Industries Ltd, Rotocure, truck transporting butylclad roofing sheets to be exported to Sydney, Australia.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Vintage truck in Christchurch Festival Floral Parade

A vintage McVicar Timber truck followed by a Canterbury Public Library bus, both decorated in flowers for the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade. Lining the street are crowds of people watching the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

Construction workers and machinery, working to lower a section of the Colombo Street overhead bridge into place, looking north towards the central city. The new bridge will form part of Moorhouse...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Colombo Street overhead bridge

View of a contractors truck on the Colombo Street overhead bridge, one of the first vehicles to use the bridge. Below are vehicles passing under the bridge along Colombo Street, heading south over the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

View during the construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge looking east along Moorhouse Avenue at the intersection with Colombo Street. To the right is the Railway Station building with the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Colombo Street overhead bridge

View along Moorhouse Avenue looking East over Colombo Street passing under the Colombo Street overhead bridge in Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Brewing tank delivery, New Zealand Breweries Ltd

A large stainless steel brewing tank, made by Silver Dolphin Industries, on a truck at the Silver Dolphin factory on Lunns Road, Riccarton ahead of delivery to New Zealand Breweries Ltd site on the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Government surplus stores and Customs-seized goods auction

View of attendees with ex-army vehicles at a Government surplus stores and Customs-seized goods auction outside the Blenheim Road government stores building.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Filming a traffic safety film

Roadshow 82 traffic safety filming on Harper Avenue showing a simulated collision between a Mini and a truck.

Date 1982-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Mini for Roadshow 82

A front end loader carrying a mini for use in the filming the road safety film, Roadshow 82, on Harper Avenue.

Date 1982-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Intersection of Colombo and Hereford Streets

Scene of a traffic jam at the intersection between Colombo Street and Hereford Street, looking towards Cathedral Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Boiler destined for Lyttelton

A section of a boiler constructed by Andersons Engineering being transported over Evans Pass Road to Lyttelton.

Date 1981-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs