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Ashley Bridge explosion

The remains of a disused Lees Valley bridge over the Ashley River after it was blown up with gelignite and electric detonators. It was suspected that local ancharists caused the blast as anarchist...

Date 1983-03-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Summer day at Pines Beach

Typical Christchurch summer day at Pines Beach. Blue sky, scattered cloud, easterly coming off the sea. My brothers and sisters and their families making castles in the sand. Who is having more fun -...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Family picnic at Pines Beach

Family picnic at Pines beach. Folding chairs and stools, chilly bins, car rugs, floppy towelling hats, high chairs of wood, plastic potty at the ready! Thermos flask. Griffins sampler biscuit box...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Kaiapoi Pā memorial and archaeological site

[Frames 23 and 24] Canterbury Museum archaeologist Michael Trotter standing at the edge of a archaeological dig site at Kaiapoi Pā. [Frames 25 and 26] Kaiapoi Pā memorial monument with a tekoteko...

Date 1971-02-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Ceremony at Blue Skies Scout Training Centre

[Frame 10] Ceremony at Blue Skies Scout Training Centre. [Frame 11] Mrs Moore and Harold Millard, Area Commissioner, unveiling a plaque and photograph in honour of former scout leader Ron Moore.

Date 1971-02-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Trucks on motorway and Mrs Cross

[Frames 6 and 7] Trucks on motorway in Northern Motorway in south Kaiapoi. [Frames 8 and 9] Mrs Cross, a resident who lives near the Northern Motorway.

Date 1971-02-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bobbing for apples at Kaiapoi cub day

Canterbury cubs watching two cubs bobbing for apples during the National Cub Day celebrations held at Blue Skies in Kaiapoi.

Date 1971-03-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cub scout pillow and pole event

Views of Grant Richardson and Geoffrey Ball in the pillow and pole event at the National Cub Day event held at Blue Skies camp in Kaiapoi.

Date 1971-03-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cub scout commando course

Views of Peter Gundry and Terence Carmichael on the commando course at National Cub Day held at Blue Skies camp in Kaiapoi.

Date 1971-03-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips