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Town Board office; corner of Main and Russell streets.Kenneth Graham Rosson 21st.Rimutaka Incline; goods train and surfacemen engaged in track work.  [P2-18-26]St Hilda's Anglican Church area, south side of Main Street.Soldiers, Trentham 1916 [P2-110-280]Fire; Benge & Pratt's store, Main Street; remains.Rugby league ball; group, with trophies and Coca-Cola prominent. [P3-418-1647]Mounted rifles, Trentham. Line of mounted horses [P3-126-676]Main Street, Upper Hutt, January 1948 (L6)Upper Hutt railway station, under construction in 1955.School Patrol Christmas party.Woolworths Checkers of the Year competition 1966; audienceSilverstream railway bridge 2 (1903-1957); distant view downstream.Queen Street saleyards; cattle sale. Campbell's Sawmills Ltd, Karapoti; experimental logging tractor on bush tramway bridge. Rugby club, 1928; juniors. [P4-116-1760]S class locomotive, single Fairlie, used between Wellington and Summit.Timber industry; axemen at Narrow Neck, Whiteman's Valley.City status proclamation, Maidstone Park; crowd at ceremony.Biggs store, Main Street; interior. [P2-939-2195]Aerial view; looking south to Trentham and racecourse. [P6-12-642]Fire Brigade; new appliance handed over, 6 August 1938.The Upper Hutt District in the 1840s, by S.C. Brees Orongomai Marae; Waitangi open day, 1998; Mawai Hakona whanau demonstrate the art of taiaha Army charter march 6, Main Street.Dunlop tyre assembly; cross-ply, small sizesHazelwoods Women's Day fancy dress entrants.
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Plunket Ball [P1-2034-4424]Barefoot in the Park: Peter Hambleton, Kim Ellis.Silverstream road bridge; distant view upstream; infra-red?St Joseph's dance. [P1-5688-8078]Future civic centre site from the railway station, looking west.Southons; three generations of well-known Upper Hutt musical family.Main Street, 1997, south side; No. 142-144; Hugh Wright, menswear; Scallywaggs hairdressersJeff Head wedding 14. [P1-6756-9146]Chamber of Commerce; Peter Holcroft, executive director.Star Dancing Academy, Trentham; 'Daffodils' from the end-of-year recital.Wedding; Norman Gray, Heather Cook.Maymorn Kindergarten [P1-5354-7744]A-class locomotives No. 604 & 606 heading train north of Upper Hutt - c1954.2015_04_29_18_30_07_001027Te Omanga Hospice Christmas card designed by Guillaume de Rouz, 9.Maidstone Mall; James Smith's sewing competition.Tracey Purkis; designer of stamps for National Parks centenary.Avery Road Kindergarten [P1-6641-9031]RSA Ball 1. [P1-1745-4135]Jack Kelleher at Upper Hutt [P2-635-1543]St Joseph's dance. [P1-5681-8071]Upper Hutt School; 1909 building; Tanner Bros. postcard.Civic Ball [P1-6503-8893]Mawai Hakona 00162Highland dancers Tracey Rushton, Leanne Richmond and Lynn Scobie among 160 selected for Wellington 'Edinburgh Tattoo'.Brown Owl School 1983; soccer; B team.RSA opening social. [P1-8533-10923]Upper Logan Street; a view from the Main Street intersection.21st birthday; Gary John Young.  [P1-7850-10240]Summer carnival; Axemen's Club president John Taylor turning poplar logs to competition size.Mawai Hakona 00033New computers; Brown Owl and Fraser Crescent schools.Brown Owl School 2002 Room  8; Years 1, 2 & 3; teacher, Mrs Rhondda Welsh. [P3-510-2147]Brown Owl School 1980 Room  9; Mr N Donald.House, Fergusson Drive; No.  335; Lockwood construction.Brown Owl School; Standards 1 and 2 tramp to Cannon Point trig station. [P2-1657-3356]Aerial map 1958; Maoribank to Birchville.Dawn Garments ball; Verna Ryan, centre. [P1-2793-5183]Silverstream Kindergarten baby competition entrant. [P1-5871-8261]Upper Hutt Rugby Club jubilee cocktail evening. [P1-2981-5371]Methodist church; Tongans of Upper Hutt have their own church at Brown Owl.Trentham Manouvre Map 1929 (1989)Brown Owl School; Recycling, or compacting garden rubbish?? [P2-1654-3353]Totara Park Bridge opening 4; parade in waiting. [P1-6549-8939]Rugby League Ball [P1-1980-4370]Laurie Whiteman 21st [P1-6771-9161]Golders' Cottage; visitors from Turkey.Decimal changeover training, Bank of New Zealand. John Bath. [P3-338-1414]Quinns Post; Guy Fawkes night competition; prize-winning 'guys'.Dunlop Christmas social.
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