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Throwing snowballs

Children with a wheel barrow full of snow throwing snowballs at the camera. From left, Lewis Smith, Chris Mooar and Lyall Smith with two of their friends in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Group of five men with buckets and shovels

Group of five men with buckets and shovels with a pile of snow on the Cambridge Terrace side of the Antigua Boat Sheds. One man is standing on an approximate 2 metre high snow pile.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Park view, in snow

View of Hagley park with mature trees, gate and fence in winter with snow.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Snowfall on Colombo Street, Sydenham

A person crossing Colombo Street during heavy snowfall on Colombo Street in Sydenham.

Date 1970 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Botanic Gardens after snow

View of the Botanic Gardens after snowfall, looking towards the William Sefton Moorhouse statue and Curator's House with Rolleston Avenue behind.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Winter dusk on Armagh Street

Looking west on Armagh Street at dusk on a winter evening.

Date 2012-07-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Cathy White Earthquake collection

Armagh Street at dusk

Looking west down Armagh Street at dusk on a winter night.

Date 2012-07-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Cathy White Earthquake collection

St. Mary's Anglican Church and Bridle Path Road under snow

Bridle Path Road after snowfall with "Hillwood" cherry orchard to left with nets over cherry trees; and St. Mary's Anglican church next to orchard.

Date 1900 (year uncertain; year approximate) to 1919 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Mr Bettle outside his shop during the 1945 Big Snow

Albie Bettle standing outside his Four Square Store on the corner of 16 Station Road, Heathcote Valley. Snow fell from 12-14 July followed by a gale on 13 July.

Date 1945-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Heathcote Railway Station during the 1945 Big Snow

Group of people having a snowfight at the Heathcote Railway Station in front of stationary train. Snow fell from 12-14 July followed by a gale on 13 July.

Date 1945-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Heathcote Valley in the snow

Heathcote Valley after snowfall looking onto back of school with maltworks and railway station on the left and Methodist Church in centre.

Date 1900 (year uncertain; year approximate) to 1919 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Hillmorton High School students around a bunsen burner

A group of forth formers at Hillmorton High School wrapped up and huddled around a bunsen burner during a science class to illustrate the result of one of the school's boilers breaking during winter.

Date 1990-06-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Playing in the snow at Richmond Primary School

Children enjoying the snow at Richmond Primary School Christchurch. Shona Fairburn (centre left) just received a snowball hit by class teacher Miss Finney.

Date 1938-24 to 1939-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt