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Pat Collins shaping linkages

17 September 1977

Pat Collins shaping linkages in the blacksmith shop at the ...

Restoring Engine W192 at the Addington Railway Workshops

15 November 1979

Ian Fisher, a coachbuilder at the Addington Railway Workshops, ...

Underfloor lathe at Addington workshops

25 February 1976

Two men at the Addington Railway Workshops stood beneath a train ...

Alan Monson working on a railcar unit

17 September 1977

Alan Monson repairing a railcar unit at the Addington Railway ...

Welding at Addington workshops

8 July 1967

Welder at work on the underframe as part of a production line ...

Alan Jarvie using a computer lathe

22 September 1977

Alan Jarvie at the Addington Railway Workshops operating a ...

Addington Railway workshop buildings

2 May 1946

Exterior of the Addington Railway Workshop buildings looking ...

Christchurch railway yards

Circa 1890s

View of goods wagons lined up at the Christchurch railway yards. ...

Steel wagon shop, Addington workshops

1933

Highside wagons being repaired by workmen in the steel wagon ...

Addington railway workshop buildings

1934

View across the Addington railway workshops looking across the ...

Addington Power House and Substation

Circa 1940s

Close-up of machinery by Metropolitan Vickers at the Addington ...

Addington Power House and Substation

Circa 1940s

Interior of dials monitoring power and voltage at the Addington ...

Addington Power House and Substation

Circa 1940s

Interior of dials monitoring power and voltage at the Addington ...

Addington Power House and Substation

Circa 1940s

Transformers and grid at the Addington Power House and ...

Addington Power House and Substation

8 August 1946

Close-up of transformer banks at the Addington Power House and ...

Addington Power House and Substation

2 August 1946

Transformers and grid at the Addington Power House and ...

Transformer subunit being relocated

4 October 1962

A New Zealand Electricity Department employee lifting ...

Fibreglass design for substation

16 May 1975

Fibreglass design for a Central Canterbury Electric Power Board ...

Substation near Harewood aerodrome

1 August 1946

Transformers and grid at a Substation near Harewood aerodrome ...

Bruce Humphries with Electricorp advertisement

14 December 1988

Bruce Humphries stood in front of a Electricorp advertisement on ...

Part of the Cook Strait cable relay drum

26 January 1983

Close-up view of part of the Cook Strait cable relay drum which ...

Firemen with jaws of life cutters

4 February 1978

Senior Officer, Danny O'Brien (left) and Fireman Michael Darcy, ...

Emergency vehicle for Banks Peninsula

15 December 1979

View of an emergency rescue vehicle, a Toyota Land Cruiser, for ...

Fire engine at Christchurch Hospital

17 October 1981

A fire and rescue exercise taking place at Christchurch Hospital ...

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