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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 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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.

Date 1970-02-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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.

Date 1985-07-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Christchurch 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.

Date 1983-05-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Clearway zone, Colombo Street

View of a car parked in a clearway zone on Colombo Street looking North towards Cathedral Square.

Date 1976-03-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Vegetable protein for Vietnam

Betty Pearson (left) and Louise Callander of the Save the Children Fund with textured vegetable protein destined for aid in Vietnam. The packages are to be flown on a Hercules flight from Wigram to...

Date 1975-04-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Christchurch 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.

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

Train on Colombo Street

Train engine being towed through Colombo Street. Behind is DIC Beaths.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Shane Duffy collection

Service conditions

Newspaper caption: Volunteering in Canterbury: The Easter Manœuvres.

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Wayside Dairy on Bassett Road

Exterior of the Wayside Dairy at 23 Bassett Road in Burwood. The Dairy is painted red with advertisements for Coca Cola on the walls.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Group with a truck

A group of people with a truck next to a paddock. Pictured standing, second in from the right is Ngaere Watkins and Arthur Watkins. Of the three young girls in the truck, the one on the left is Betty...

Date unspecified year in 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

A portion of the wool clip leaving Lake Coleridge station

Newspaper caption: This wool will be railed to Lyttelton, and thence shipped to England. Lake Coleridge wool clip generally brings a high price in the London market.

Date 1923
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Truck load of borings running from tunnel to tip head

Newspaper caption: Piercing the Southern Alps: Views at the Arthur's Pass tunnel works, Otira, the connecting link in the East to the West Coast railway. The tunnel works at the Otira end, Westland...

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Bedford TK cab

Cab of a Bedford TK, taken after snowfall at Sheffield in Canterbury.

Date 1979-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt