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Waterworks shift engineer Mr J. Taylor

15 December 1979

Interior of the water pumping station at 54 Colombo Street with waterworks shift engineer Mr J Taylor sat at his desk. Behind him are various pieces of equipment used at the pumping station.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South / Somerfield

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02143A

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Installation of high pressure water supply, Curletts Road

19 August 1959

A trench digger preparing to lay a line on Curletts Road on the corner with Main South Road for the installation of high pressure water supply. Pictured, at rear from left, Mr A Kelly County Clerk, Mr A Dyhrberg County Engineer, Mr R C Gilberthorpe chairman of the high-pressure water committee and Mr J H Weaver County Chairman.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: West / Sockburn

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

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Bamford Street pipeline

8 April 1983

Excavations on Bamford Street in Woolston to lower a pipeline.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South East / Woolston

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02617A

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Burst water main, Cashmere

23 February 1987

Burst water main on Colombo Street near the foot of Dyers Pass Road.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South / Cashmere

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02932A

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Water pumping station, Colombo Street

8 December 1961

Interior of the water pumping station at 54 Colombo Street. Mr L D B Scantlebury assistant waterworks engineer (left), Mr G Flowers chief shift engineer and Mr C W Batterbury Waterworks engineer are inspecting station equipment.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South / Somerfield

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02131A

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Transformer subunit being relocated

4 October 1962

A New Zealand Electricity Department employee lifting overhanging wires from the back of a truck during the relocation of transformer bank unit to the Bromley substation.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: East / Bromley

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02043A

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Electric pumps at Burwood pump station

8 December 1961

Interior of the new Burwood automatic pump station and of newly installed electric pumps. Mr C W Batterbury Waterworks engineer (left) and Mr L D B Scantlebury assistant waterworks engineer are inspecting the equipment.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: North East / Burwood

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02137A

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St Martin's (Christchurch) Sewer Gang

1927-27

All work done by pick and shovel, horses, drays, scoops & men.

Area: South / St Martins

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Road works, corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace

21 October 1965

Workman in a trench working on laying pipes on the corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace to carry storm water from Cathedral Square to the Avon River. The statue of Robert Falcon Scott is visible in the background.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Central City / Cathedral Square North

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-00154A

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