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

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

Ilam Primary School trip

18 September 1985

Views of pupils and teachers of Ilam Primary School prior to leaving by train for a school trip to Arthurs Pass.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South / Sydenham

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03818A

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.

Briggston Primary School trip to Avoca

8 December 1977

Pupils from Briggston Primary School with a train which took them to Avoca, near Arthurs Pass, for a field trip.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South / Sydenham

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03796A

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.

Sockburn Primary School trip

17 August 1984

Pupils of Sockburn Primary School on the train at Christchurch Railway Station ahead of leaving for a school trip to Arthurs Pass.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South / Sydenham

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03822A

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.

Train to Ferrymead

14 April 1990

Ilam standard 3 and 4 pupils on a steam train leaving Christchurch Railway Station and heading to Ferrymead as part of a school trip.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: South / Sydenham

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03774A

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.

Pre-school children with Santa Claus

18 November 1986

A group of pre-school children with Santa Claus inside a train carriage during a train ride from Christchurch Railway Station to Papanui as part of a Christmas event organised by Northlands Shopping Mall.

Area: North West / Papanui

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-02354A

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.

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

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

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.

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

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

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.

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

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

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.

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.
Br>Winning entry for Two Views in time - in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

Area: North West / Papanui

Contributor: Chris Andrew

Source: Entry in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

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

Uploaded by: Christchurch City Libraries

Copyright status: In copyright

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivatives 3.0 New Zealand 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.

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.

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

Contributor: Janet Begg.

Source: Entry in the 2016 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Reference ID: CCL-PH16-051

Uploaded by: CCL Photo Hunt

Copyright status: In copyright

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 New Zealand 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.

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.

Highly commended in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Contributor: Entry

Source: Entry in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Reference ID: CCL-PH18-020

Uploaded by: CCL Photo Hunt

Copyright status: In copyright

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivatives 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 Coming and going by train 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

Sydenham Park

Circa 1900

With reading room, band rotunda and water tower.

Sydenham Salvation Army, 250 Colombo Street, 23 March 2005

23 March 2005

Sydenham Salvation Army, 250 Colombo Street, 23 March 2005

Ascot TV building, 404 Colombo Street

5 August 2007

Shops on the corner of Colombo and Wordsworth Streets, inlcuding ...

Alice Grundy feeding Topsy the horse

1920

Alice Grundy feeding Topsy the horse, next to 48 Milton Street. ...

Twenty first birthday

October 1955

Daughter and father handing her the "key to the door" at her ...

Methodist Sunday School, 1947/8

1947

>Colombo Street Methodist Church

Norman Kirk Courts

circa 1975

Norman Kirk Courts, corner of Brougham and Strickland Streets, ...

Colombo Street Shops

2 October 2002

Shops at 278 Colombo Street: The Living Leather Co and Antique ...

A newly completed worker's home in Sydenham

1907

This was a house erected under the terms of the Workers' ...

Sydenham Heritage Church - East Facade

2000s

Sydenham Heritage Church is located at 343 Colombo Street and ...

Large fibreglass Kiwi sign on a crane, Tuam Street

8 July 1969

A 16 foot long 3D fibreglass model of a Kiwi bird being swung ...

The Milky Bar Kid rides into Sydenham Mall

29 October 1990

A boy dressed as a cowboy on the back of a pony outside Sydenham ...

Pottery of Luke Adams Ltd, Sydenham

23 October 1965

Exterior of the site of Luke Adams Ltd pottery, Colombo Street, ...

S. R. Ingold Ltd Mercers and Drapers

22 October 1983

Exterior of S.R. Ingold Ltd Mercers and Drapers on Colombo ...

Skatepark on Moorhouse Avenue

Circa 2000

Skateboarders in action at a skatepark on Moorehouse Avenue with ...

Sydenham Post Office

17 December 1980

Exterior of the Sydenham Post Office building built in 1911 at ...

Margaret Mahy with the Red Cross Celebrities Cookbook

10 May 1991

Margaret Mahy, Christchurch children's author, signing copies of ...

WWII Female factory worker

10 June 1942

New industry workers in a Christchurch factory pressing out ...

Colombo Street, Sydenham

6 November 2007

Earthquake Damaged Blue Jean Cuisine Restaurant

4 March 2011

Blue Jean Cuisine was located at 340 Colombo Street, in the ...

Earthquake Damaged Blue Jean Cuisine Restaurant

5 July 2011

Blue Jean Cuisine was located at 340 Colombo Street, in the ...

Funky Pumpkin Sign

29 December 2009

Located at 292 Colombo Street, Sydenham.

The Sydenham municipal building

June 1903

Those standing in front of the building were officers in the ...

Search/Browse the collection