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Dallington Footbridge

Photograph taken from Locksley Ave looking towards Avon Park on Avonside Drive. This bridge was damaged by the earthquakes and has since been demolished.

Date 2009-05-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Dallington Footbridge

Footbridge after damage by earthquakes. Note the discontinuity in the curve of the arch at the centre when compared with the photograph taken in May 2009. The bridge has since been demolished...

Date 2012-06-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Medway Street footbridge

Photograph of Medway Street footbridge taken from River Rd. This was badly damaged by the earthquakes (see other photographs) and has been demolished.

Date 2007-11-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Medway Street footbridge

Medway Street footbridge over the Avon, viewed from River Road. on the day of the Greendale 7.1 quake Part of this bridge can now be seen on the bank on the other side of the river (Avonside)...

Date 2010-09-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Medway Street footbridge

This photograph, taken from River Road, shows the earthquake damage after hundreds of earthquakes.

Date 2011-04-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Gayhurst Road bridge

This photograph, taken from the corner of Locksley Ave and Gayhurst Rd, shows damage to the road bridge approach on the day after the Greendale 7.1 quake.

Date 2010-09-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Approach to Gayhurst Road bridge after earthquakes

The land adjacent to the Gayhurst Road end of the bridge sank significantly after the earthquakes, so that the approach to the bridge had to be built up and repaired several times. The sharp change...

Date 2012-03-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Flooding in Gayhurst Road

After the earthquakes, particularly during the winter of 2013, flooding often occurred in the loop of the river near the Gayhurst Road bridge. Locksley Ave and Dallington Tce were also affected.

Date 2013-06-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Windsor Court Motel

The Windsor Court Motel in New Brighton Road was damaged by the earthquakes and was surrounded by residential red zone land. It was demolished.

Date 2012-09-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Avonview Retirement Village and Resthome

Avonview on Locksley Ave was damaged by the earthquakes and alternative accommodation had to be found for the residents. It has since been demolished.

Date 2011-09-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Farewell My Home

"This decorated road cone was placed on a verge by a red zone home owner. The first lines of the poem stuck onto the front of the cone were "The time has come, I have to go. They say I must, just so...

Date 2013-05-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

The Temple for Christchurch

This was built by volunteers during September 2013 on the site of the former Convention Centre in Peterborough Street to enable people to write comments before it was ceremonially burnt at Motukarara...

Date 2013-09-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

The Pallet Pavilion

This very successful Gap Filler project at the corner of Durham Street and Kilmore Street was built by volunteers and used for entertainment, or simply used for relaxing, having a drink and playing a...

Date 2013-02-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Demolition for new Conference Centre

View from Gloucester Street of rubble from demolition with buildings on Armagh Street in the central background. This site is where the new Conference Centre is being constructed. The former Central...

Date 2013-01-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Bull Sculptures

After the earthquakes, these two bull sculptures by Michael Parekowhai were placed on this site which was chosen by the sculptor. In the building opposite there was a red, carved grand piano, which...

Date 2012-07
Format Photograph
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Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Port-a-loo exhibit in Festival of Flowers

A number of port-a-loos were decorated and placed on the mound near the Archery Lawn during the 2013 Festival of Flowers.

Date 2013-02-17
Format Photograph
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Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

The Whole House Project

This project was facilitated by Rekindle. A house, which had been damaged by the earthquakes, was carefully dismantled and approximately 250 artists and craftspeople from around NZ and overseas were...

Date 2015-06-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection