Dallington footbridge

24 January 1968

Dallington footbridge

24 January 1968

View of the newly completed footbridge over the Avon River taken from Avonside Drive looking across to the intersection of Locksley Avenue and Snell Place in Dallington.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: North East / Dallington

Source: Christchurch Star Archive

Reference ID: CCL-StarP-03691A

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