Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge!

Transportation of footbridge frame

20 October 1988

View during the transportation of a steel frame along Park Terrace. The frame is for a new footbridge to cross the Avon River from Park Terrace leading into Hagley Park.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: West / Hagley Park

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03658A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Construction of the Durham Street South bridge

11 October 1976

Construction of the bridge crossing the Avon River and linking Cambridge Terrace with Durham Street South.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03676A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Antigua Street bridge

2 August 1902

Demolition of old Antigua Street bridge over the Avon River.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - Southwest

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-01824A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Woolston Primary School pupils crossing a makeshift bridge.

21 March 1986

Woolston Primary School pupils crossing a makeshift bridge.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South East / Woolston

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02226A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Swing bridge at Wainui YMCA camp

17 January 1981

Children on a swing bridge at the Wainui YMCA camp.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Banks Peninsula / Banks Peninsula Eastern Bays

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02885A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Is there a Timber span still standing? Combat Engineers from the 25th infantry based in Hawaii were guests of the 3rd. Field Squadron,and we spent some time there. Even made the paper...

Kilmore Street airbridge

11 December 1996

The Kilmore Street airbridge linking the Town Hall with the convention centre.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - North

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03370A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Flooded Waimakariri River

14 May 1964

The Waimakariri River during a flood, with the two bridges crossing the river.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02707A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Cambridge Terrace area looking north from between Worcester and Gloucester Streets.

Around 1859-1865

Between Worcester and Gloucester Streets. The bridge in the foreground was known as the Land Office Bridge and occupied the site of the present Worcester Street bridge. The buildings in the background are the Canterbury Provincial Buildings, taken before the erection of the stone Council Chamber on the south end.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - West

Source: Canterbury times, 16 December 1900, p. 16

Reference ID: CCL-KPCD04-0087

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Antigua Street bridge

18 December 1902

Demolition of old Antigua Street bridge over the Avon River.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - Southwest

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-01823A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

Copyright Christchurch Star.

Reuse license: Contact me

Permission for commercial reuse must be sought from the Christchurch Star.

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River

2 January 1962

View of Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River near Broomfield. "Memories of picnics and warm river swimming." - Contributor's note

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Contributor: Isabel Tweedy

Source: Entry in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Reference ID: CCL-PH18-IsTw-19

Uploaded by: CCL Photo Hunt

Copyright status: In copyright

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International License Creative Commons License

This material has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. Please contact Christchurch City Libraries if you have any questions relating to the use of this material. It is the responsibility of the user to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Comments

Add a comment
Thank you. Your comment has been saved and queued for moderation.

More from the Build a bridge! album

Report this entry

Please enter your details and we'll contact you for more information.

Thank you for your report

More from the same area

Armagh Street towards Victoria Square

1946

Photographs taken at random during business hours of some of our ...

T. Armstrong & Co's Christmas float outside their store

1925

T. Armstrong & Co's Christmas float outside their store

A Christmas parade passes along Colombo Street, Christchurch

1920s

A Christmas parade passes along Colombo Street, Christchurch

Members of the historic convention called by the CWI

13 April 1896

This convention resulted in the formation of the National ...

Armagh Street, bridge, September 2009,Lost Christchurch

26 September 2009

Shows Armagh Street buildings - Forsyth Barr building (centre ...

The Great Beynon

1950s

The Great Beynon. My uncle Edgar Beynon who performed on Hay's ...

Johnson's wonderful grocer's shop

2009

Johnson's wonderful grocer's shop in Colombo St where you could ...

Intersection of Gloucester & New Regent Streets -

20 January 2007

Intersection of Gloucester & New Regent Streets

On Hay's Roof

1954

My parents Olive and Walter Scott at Hays roof with my sister ...

Victoria Square by Night

18 August 1959

Victoria Square by night, with statue of Queen Victoria. Looking ...

Outfitting the studio, New Regent Street

1945-46

We were in New Regent Street recently, and with the reopening of ...

Fletcher Humphreys Staff Photo

Circa 1975

Fletcher Humphreys staff. My relative Freda Kite centre front ...

Midwifery Trainees at Christchurch Women's Hospital

1950s

Don't know much about this other than what my mother, Eve ...

Rose Historic Chapel

The historic Chapel at 866 Colombo Street, formerly known as the ...

Christchurch Town Hall Fountain at night, August 2007

17 August 2007

Christchurch Town Hall Fountain at night, August 2007

Shops in Manchester Street

1997

By the corner of Manchester Street and Oxford Terrace opposite ...

Advertisement for Miss Sparkes bridal fashions

1940s

Advertisement from the New Zealand Free Lance periodical. The ...

Floral Clock, Victoria Square

1950s

Floral Clock, Victoria Square

North East Christchurch Energy Group Protest

1979

In '79 the National Government introduced a 60 percent increase ...

Looking north-east towards the Market Place

Circa 1858

Market Place is now known as Victoria Square. View is from the ...

Durham Street Methodist Church

20 April 1972

Exterior of Durham Street Methodist Church viewed from across ...

Search/Browse the collection