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Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River

View of Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River near Broomfield. "Memories of picnics and warm river swimming." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Hut near Cora Lynn and the Waimakariri River, near Bealey

William (Bill) Penman (right) and friends outside an old hut near Cora Lynn and the Waimakariri River, near Bealey.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Official opening of the Bealey Bridge in Canterbury

View of cars travelling along the Bealey Bridge, which crosses the Waimakariri River, during its official opening. "William (Bill) Penman worked on this bridge as a blacksmith and took this photo." -...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Summer Sunday outings at the Waimakariri River

Summer Sunday outing at the Waimakariri River. Bob, ?, Ruby, Venis, Jim with the dinghy on the river. Jim is holding the anchor. About 1932.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Summer Sunday outings at the Waimakariri River

Summer Sunday outing at the Waimakariri River. In this 1958 the daughers of Jim & Venis are more adventurous with the lilo for venturing on the river. Bain, Peter, Avis, Merle & Brenda.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

New Brighton from Richmond Hill

View across to New Brighton Pier and Pegasus Bay taken from Richmond Hill. The Waimakariri River is visible in the background.

Date 2004 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Head of the Waimakariri River from Bealey

Head of the Waimakariri River from Bealey. Taken by Frederick Charles Brockett when on a bicycle trip with friends from Christchurch over Arthur's Pass to Greymouth.

Date unspecified year in 1900
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

The Waimakariri Gorge Bridge

Newspaper caption: A well-known spot to motorists in Canterbury. The combined railway and traffic bridge over the Waimakariri at Bexley. The scenery here is very pictureseque. A fine view of Mt...

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mark Hibberd & 4lb Trout

Mark Hibberd, big catch Rainbow Trout. Waimakariri River, Belfast, Christchurch.

Date 1978
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

Goldie's Saddle between Cass and Bealey

Newspaper caption: On the route of the Midland Railway (Christchurch to Greymouth): from Cass, at present the terminus on the Christchurch side. This photograph shows the kind of settlement which...

Date 1911
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The progress of construction works on the Midland Railway

Newspaper caption: Good progress is being made in the construction of the Midland Railway, and work is being carried on all along the line of the uncompleted portion, right up to the tunnel mouth. The...

Date 1912
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

The railway bridge over the Waimakariri river

Newspaper caption: On the route of the Midland Railway. The Bealey Township is on the other side of the river, at a point at the end of the spur on the right.

Date 1912
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Early morning scene from Bealey Hotel

Newspaper caption: On the route of the Midland Railway. The above depicts the wonderful scenery through which the railway to the West Coast will pass. In the foreground run the upper reaches of the...

Date 1912
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Linking up the east and west coasts

Newspaper caption: This illustration shows the Waimakariri Bridge, on the Midland Railway, which is now completed. The photograph was taken as the first engine was crossing the structure with a load...

Date 1912
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

A view of the Waimakariri

Newspaper caption: Construction of the Midland Railway Line. A view looking up the Waimakariri River Valley in the direction of Bealey. The dotted line showing where the large railway bridge will...

Date 1911
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times