Showing 1 - 24 of 633 results

Jubilee Home residents

Residents of Jubilee Home in Woolston who are unhappy at proposals to close the home. Pictured are, from left, Mataura Chant, Melva Bruce, Elsie Beckingsale, Mary Dalziel and Edith Chant.

Date 1988-09-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Shrubs for Ferry Road

Volunteers and organisers Ron Proctor (left) and Frank Harvey planting shrubs along Ferry Road near the Ferry Road roundabout to Ferrymead bridge which have been donated by the Christchurch Botanic...

Date 1985-08-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Explosion at Anderson Engineering

Police guarding the scene of an acetylene tank explosion at Anderson Heavy Ferrous Foundry Centre on Curries Road, Woolston. The tank exploded as it was being unloaded from a flat deck truck.

Date 1981-05-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Ferry Road Government houses

Exterior of government built houses on Ferry Road in Woolston.

Date 1976-05-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Miss Hopkins, Woolston, 1904. [Cake]

Close-up of an ornate multi-tiered cake created by Miss Hopkins of Woolston. Cake decorations include plants, birds and animals.

Date unspecified month and day in 1904
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Surf Rescue boat

A Jet Surf Rescue boat parked on Humphreys Drive near to the intersection with Ferry Road in Woolston.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Ryan Street, Woolston.

Views of Ryan Street, Woolston, winning street in the Christchurch Beautifying Association competition.

Date 1970-02-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Plan of part of Heathcote Cemetery

Historical plan of part of Heathcote Cemetery, bordering Rutherford Street. The plan has plot details, including numbering, names of either purchasers or those interred, and notes and annotations.

Date 1866 to 1980 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Plan
Resource Type Image
Collection Cemetery plans

Dunlop New Zealand Ltd factory

Exterior of the Dunlop New Zealand Ltd tyre factory in Woolston.

Date 1980-03-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Golf ball production

Production and quality checking of golf balls at the International Sports Company factory. [Frames 18 to 19] Carol Morgan operates the painting machine. [Frames 20 to 21] Jean Cook grades the golf...

Date 1970-10-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Operation of a core winder machine

Production of golf balls at the International Sports Company factory. [Frames 27 to 31] Joan Prebble operates the core winder machine.

Date 1970-10-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Ferry Rd (Woolston Park)

Substation at Woolston Park on Ferry Road.

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