Road Tunnel

Road Tunnel

Road Tunnel

Cars queuing at Lyttelton tunnel

7 September 1981

A queue of vehicles by the entrance to the Lyttelton tunnel. The tunnel was closed due to the annual spring cycle allowed cyclists through instead of vehicles. One man waves a fist in frustration of the closure.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South East / Heathcote

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-01901A

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

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Lyttelton Road Tunnel Portal

10 July 2010

Entry to the Road Tunnel from Bridle Path Road

Area: South East / Heathcote

Reference ID: CCL-Kete-5444527336

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Administration building and portal of the Road Tunnel

1964

On the Heathcote side of the Christchurch-Lyttelton Road Tunnel showing the toll booths.

Area: South East / Heathcote

Reference ID: CCL-KPCD11-0037

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