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Christchurch's Square in New Zealand. Alas, the cathedral in 2012 is crumbling shell, after earthquake Christchurch New Zealand, Auckland New Zealand, New Zealand Houses, Kiwiana, South Island, Canterbury, Free Travel, Interesting Facts, Fun To Be One

The Press: Christchurch and Canterbury news | Stuff.co.nz

Breaking news, opinion and analysis from Christchurch, Canterbury, the West Coast and throughout the South Island.

The 1947 fire at Ballantynes’ Department Store, Christchurch is the worst fire in New Zealand history, killing 41 people. Our digitised resources… Fire Dept, Fire Department, Department Store, Nz History, Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Fire Apparatus, Fire Engine, Scene Photo

Rescuing Mr K. Ballantyne from the burning building on Colombo Street, Christchurch : [1947]

Photograph - Rescuing Mr K. Ballantyne from the burning building on Colombo Street, Christchurch [1947] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

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Cathedral Square, Christchurch : [1899]

Photograph - Cathedral Square, Christchurch [1899] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

Survivors of the first six ships grouped around the Godley statue, Cathedral Square, Christchurch Dec 1925 Nz History, Local History, Christchurch New Zealand, New Zealand Landscape, City Library, Canterbury, Descendants, Image Collection, Interesting Facts

Survivors of the first six ships grouped around the Godley statue, Cathedral Square, Christchurch : [1925]

Photograph - Survivors of the first six ships grouped around the Godley statue, Cathedral Square, Christchurch [1925] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

A selection of thumbnails of heritage photos from Christchurch City Libraries Historic Photographs Collection - click through to view the photos Nz History, Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Interesting Buildings, Canterbury, Old Houses, Libraries, Old Photos, Empire

The house of Edwin Trent (1839-1883) on his chicory farm at Templeton : [ca. 1875]

Photograph - The house of Edwin Trent (1839-1883) on his chicory farm at Templeton [ca. 1875] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

New Zealand Express Company Limited : sketch of the proposed building at the corner of Hereford and Manchester Streets, Christchurch. Manchester Street, Nz History, Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Hereford, Family Genealogy, Canterbury, Old Skool, Buildings

New Zealand Express Company Limited : sketch of the proposed building at the corner of Hereford and Manchester Streets, Christchurch.: [1905]

Photograph - New Zealand Express Company Limited : sketch of the proposed building at the corner of Hereford and Manchester Streets, Christchurch. [1905] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

A selection of thumbnails of heritage photos from Christchurch City Libraries Historic Photographs Collection - click through to view the photos Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Canterbury, Libraries, Old Photos, Cathedral, The Outsiders, Photographs, Louvre

The results of the general election of 1919, posted outside the Press Co. Building, Cathedral Square, Christchurch : [1919]

Photograph - The results of the general election of 1919, posted outside the Press Co. Building, Cathedral Square, Christchurch [1919] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

Photograph - Fitzroy : residence of R. Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Interesting Buildings, Canterbury, Scenery, Mansions, Architecture, House Styles, Barber

Fitzroy : residence of R.E. McDougall (1860-1942), Papanui Road, Christchurch.: [1932]

Photograph - Fitzroy : residence of R.E. McDougall (1860-1942), Papanui Road, Christchurch. [1932] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

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Riccarton Mall, Christchurch

The site of Riccarton Mall is shown here in the early 1960s, as the foundations were laid. By the 2000s the mall had expanded to fill the entire block. In 1965, when the mall opened, it housed a supermarket and shops. Shopping was done during the week and on Friday evenings, as most shops were ...

Photograph - Settlers' V huts at Riccarton, Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Image Collection, Genealogy, Old Photos, Louvre, Canterbury, History, Architecture

Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

A selection of thumbnails of heritage photos from Christchurch City Libraries Historic Photographs Collection - click through to view the photos

A selection of thumbnails of heritage photos from Christchurch City Libraries Historic Photographs Collection - click through to view the photos Nz History, Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Canterbury, Libraries, Buildings, Photograph, Museum, Memories

Canterbury Museum from Rolleston Avenue : [ca. 1900]

Photograph - Canterbury Museum from Rolleston Avenue [ca. 1900] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

Photograph - Looking along Papanui Road from St. Albans towards Papanui : at right is St. Albans Post and Telegraph building. Christchurch New Zealand, Auckland New Zealand, City Library, St Albans, Melbourne Victoria, My Childhood Memories, What Is Like, Old Photos, Street View

Looking along Papanui Road from St. Albans towards Papanui : at right is St. Albans Post and Telegraph building.: [1906]

Photograph - Looking along Papanui Road from St. Albans towards Papanui : at right is St. Albans Post and Telegraph building. [1906] , Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

Crowd at New Brighton beach, Christchurch, ca 1910 Crowd at Worser Bay, Wellington, for the Miramar Carnival E. New Brighton Beach, Christchurch New Zealand, Old Photos, Past, Dolores Park, Surfing, Scene, Culture, History

New Brighton beach, 1910

New Brighton beach was just a tram ride away from the centre of Christchurch, so it attracted large crowds from the city on a hot summer's day. In this scene the attractions of the surf have been supplemented by a 'witches' hat' for people to ride and a stall selling fruit.

The pumping station, Christchurch Drainage Board, Tuam Street, Christchurch Christchurch New Zealand, City Library, Pumping, Old Photos, St Albans, Street, Board, Buildings, Collection

Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection

A selection of thumbnails of heritage photos from Christchurch City Libraries Historic Photographs Collection - click through to view the photos