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Fire at the Christchurch Gas Company plant

A firefighter examines the foam covered tar refining unit at the Christchurch Gas Company plant in Waltham following a fire caused by tar being taken for testing.

Date 1972-06-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star photographs

Fire at Lomak Furniture Co Limited

Firefighters at the burnt remains of the polishing department, office and storage rooms at Lomak Furniture Co Limited on Henry Street, Waltham.

Date 1974-01-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star photographs

Rescue technique display

Demonstration of rescue techniques at linemen's school.

Date 1970-03-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Clean up at Lancaster Park

Members of Sydenham Rugby Football Club clean up at Lancaster Park following a Dire Straits concert the previous evening. Pictured are, from left, Brent Smith, Caroline Mehlhopt and her son Nathan and...

Date 1986-03-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Scaffolding for Dire Straits concert at Lancaster Park

A group of workmen preparing the stage on scaffolding for a Dire Straits concert at Lancaster Park.

Date 1986-03-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

William Deans with his grand-nephew, Robbie Deans

William Deans, aged 93 (left) with his grand-nephew, Robbie Deans aged 23. William Deans is the brother of Bob Deans, the 1905 All Blacks rugby player and Robbie Deans plays for Canterbury rugby team.

Date 1983-04-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Ferry Road and Wilsons Road corner

Substation on Ferry Road, opposite the intersection with Wilsons Road.

Date 1996
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 Substations photographic survey

Moorhouse Avenue tramsheds

Exterior of the former tramsheds on Moorhouse Avenue on the corner with Falsgrave Street in Waltham. To the right is the Christchurch Gasworks.

Date 1976-11-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

John Hallet Bicycle & Hardware store, Waltham

Exterior view of the crowded window displays at John Hallet Bicycle & Hardware store at 169 Ferry Road, Waltham.

Date 1983-05-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury v Waikato rugby match at Hamilton

Canterbury's Robbie Deans (left) and Waikato's Mark Cameron during a rugby match in Hamilton.

Date 1983-08-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park

Scenes of gameplay during the Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park between Canterbury and Auckland. Frame one features batsmen Ross Morgan and the Canterbury captain, Vic Pollard. Frame...

Date 1969-12-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park

Scenes of gameplay during the Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park between Canterbury and Auckland. Frame one features batsman Seb Kohlhase.

Date 1969-12-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Food for Operation Good Samaritan

Barry Gwynne sorting out donations for Operation Good Samaritan the Carlyle Street railway sheds ahead of being shipped to the Pacific Islands for victims of a cyclone.

Date 1990-05-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park

Scenes from the Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park between Auckland and Canterbury. Bowling is John McIntyre of Auckland and batting is Allan Hounsell of Canterbury.

Date 1969-12-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park

Scenes of gameplay during the Plunket Shield cricket match at Lancaster Park between Canterbury and Auckland. Pictured are batsman and Auckland team captain, John Sparling and Alan Hounsell...

Date 1969-12-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury v Australia cricket match

Scenes during gameplay of Canterbury v Australia cricket match at Lancaster Park. Frame three is of batsman Dereck Chadwick of Australia and bowler Neville Huxford of Canterbury.

Date 1970-02-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Captains of the Canterbury and Australia cricket teams

Views of the captain of the Canterbury cricket team, Vic Pollard (left in frame three) and the captain of the Australian team, Sam Trimble, taking a part in a coin toss to determine the start of a...

Date 1970-02-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury v Australia cricket match

Scenes during gameplay at the Canterbury v Australia cricket match at Lancaster Park. Frame 4 is of batsman Greg Chappell of Australia on the ground.

Date 1970-02-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips