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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.

Format Photographs
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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 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 Photographs
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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Lion Breweries Ltd truck

A Lion Breweries Ltd truck being filled by two employees using hoses at a Christchurch depot.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Site for Canterbury Public Library

View of the site for the Canterbury Public Library during the assembly of a large crane on the site. Hoarding advertises the site of the library to the public along Gloucester Street.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Site for Canterbury Public Library

Construction site for the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace. The site is in the process of being cleared prior to construction starting.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Expansion site of Riccarton Mall

View of the construction site along Division Street where extensions to Riccarton Shopping Mall are being built.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 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 Photographs
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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction worker posing on Marine Parade, New Brighton

View across Marine Parade towards New Brighton Library with a construction worker posing for a photograph in the centre next to a truck.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection Photographs by Janneth Gil

Rockabilly Show and Shine event

Vintage truck with people sat in the back at the Rockabilly Show and Shine Event on Marine Parade, New Brighton.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection Photographs by Janneth Gil

Waltham Road overhead bridge

View of traffic using the new diversion for the Waltham Road overhead bridge, looking South towards the Port Hills from the intersections of Barbadoes Street, Moorhouse Avenue and Waltham Road.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs