Bridge of Remembrance

Bridge of Remembrance

Bridge of Remembrance

Bridge of Remembrance

Bridge of Remembrance

Bridge of Remembrance

Bridge of Remembrance

The Bridge of Remembrance and Maumahara

31 August 2018

Maumahara is one of the 13 Ngā Whāriki Manaaki - woven mats of welcome around Christchurch. It represents remembrance and the lives lost during wars.

Creator: Alison Rodgers

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

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A special place

Bridge of Remembrance

22 February 2018

Repaired Bridge of Remembrance.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Source: Kete Christchurch

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Cashel Street Bridge Of Remembrance From East

6 October 2003

Pedestrian bridge linking Cambridge and Oxford Terrace. The Bridge of Remembrance was opened on Armistice Day, 11 November, 1924 and was dedicated to the memory of those who took part in the 1914-1918 war. At a later date further plaques were added to commemorate the battlefields of World War II.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

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Where I walked today.

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The Bridge of Remembrance

Circa 1935

View of the bridge with Cashel Street in the background. A competition was held for the design of the bridge and a Wellington architectural firm, Prouse and Gummer, was selected as the winner from 24 entries. The construction contract was let to D. Scott and Son for £16,078 and work started on 23 January 1923. The sculptural detail was created by Frederick Gurnsey, a local sculptor, and his assistant, Lawrence Berry. The bridge was opened on Armistice Day, 11 November 1924.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

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The Bridge of Remembrance, Christchurch

Circa 1950

A competition was held for the design of the bridge and a Wellington architectural firm, Prouse and Gummer, was selected as the winner from 24 entries. The construction contract was let to D. Scott and Son for £16,078 and work started on 23 January 1923. The sculptural detail was created by Frederick Gurnsey, a local sculptor, and his assistant, Lawrence Berry. The bridge was opened on Armistice Day, 11 November 1924.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

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Remembrance Park, 10 May 2015

10 May 2015

Looking across the Avon River from Remembrance Park, Cambridge Terrace, towards the Bridge of Remembrance. Photograph taken 10 May 2015.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Source: Kete Christchurch

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Bridge of Remembrance

February 2018

Variety of people enjoying their day in the renowned Bridge of Remembrance in the central city, looking through towards Oxford Terrace and Cashel Street.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Contributor: MG Karthik

Source: Entry in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

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