Wedding transport

Wedding transport

Wedding transport

Marriage celebrations for Post Office staff

14 September 1962

Gail Wallcroft sat on top of her car which has been decorated by her work colleagues at Moorhouse Avenue Post Office to celebrate her upcoming wedding.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

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Mavis & Joe O'Connell leaving on their honeymoon

18 January 1947

Mavis and Joe O'Connell leaving on their honeymoon after getting married in Christchurch on 18 January 1947.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Contributor: Flora Marker.

Source: Entry in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

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Wedding party in Merivale

12 January 1910

The wedding party approaches the horse-drawn carriage after their wedding in St Mary's Church, Papanui Road. Miss Rubina (Ruby) Gebbie of "Burnt Hollow" Teddington (on Gebbies Pass Road) married William Walter Cyril Cossgrove on 12 January 1910. They were my grandparents, at St Mary's Anglican Church, Merivale. The scout's guard of honour refers to the groom's father Lt-Colonel David Cossgrove who worked tirelessly to establish scouting in New Zealand from its inception in the U. K. in 1908. Note: The building in the background appears to be the the Sunday School building of the Methodist Church on the corner of Papanui Road and Rugby Street, one block north of St Mary's. However the and place of the Cossgrove-Gebbie wedding are undisputed & verified in official records so perhaps the wedding party walked along Papanui Road to the carriage.

Highly commended entry in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Margaret Esplin.

Area: North West / Merivale

Contributor: Margaret Esplin

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