Coming and going by train

Coming and going by train

Coming and going by train

Coming and going by train

Coming and going by train

Coming and going by train

A day trip on a steam train to Arthurs Pass

1962

A group of children in a steam train during a day trip to Arthurs Pass. From left at back - John Marker, Shirley Marker. From left at front - Eileen Marker, Tony Marker, Flora Marker.

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Source: Flora Marker in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Reference ID: CCL-PH18-020

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Copyright status: In copyright

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Arthur's Pass excursion

1958

Arthur's Pass railway station, foothills of Canterbury. An exciting steam train day trip from Christchurch in July 1958.  From left: Brian, Ann, Jan, Jenny, Carol, Janet, Sally, Arthur and Clifford (at back). 

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Source: Entry in the 2016 Photo Hunt by Janet Begg.

Reference ID: CCL-PH16-051

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Canterbury AA's fleet of motor cars at the Railway Station

18 November 1919

The Canterbury AA's fleet of motor cars at the Christchurch Railway Station to convey some of the returned servicemen

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - Southeast

Source: The weekly press, 26 Nov. 1919, p. 27

Reference ID: CCL-KPCD14-0062

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New Zealand servicemen and their war brides

22 October 1946

Photographed at the Christchurch railway station shown shortly after their arrival on the Rangitata.. Private C.W. Smith is shown with his wife from Crete, Mr P.R. Blunden with his Greek wife

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - Southeast

Reference ID: CCL-KPCD07-0031

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The Terminus Hotel opposite the Christchurch Railway Station

Circa 1895

It provided private sitting rooms, billiard and bathrooms and promised "a liberal and varied table"

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - Southeast

Reference ID: CCL-KPCD10-0057

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Waiting for Moira, 1958.

1958

Corner of Harewood Road and Restell St by Papanui Railway Station. This shot shows four little brothers ?A_B_C_D? (Anthony, Brian, Chris, Douglas) waiting for their beloved Auntie Moira to arrive by rail car.

Area: North West / Papanui

Contributor: Chris Andrew

Source: Chris Andrew in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Reference ID: CCL-PH14-ChAn-Waiting for Moira

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Thanks Mark, we do have a copy of the recently recreated photo on our Kete website and it just hasn't gotten onto the discovery wall site yet.

The same four men recreated that photo more recently. I will have to see if I have it on file.

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