Dunlop tyre assembly; cross-ply, small sizesMaoribank suspension bridge from the south.Hazelwoods Women's Day fancy dress entrants. [P1-4430-6820]Town Board office; corner of Main and Russell streets. [P1-6468-8858]Kenneth Graham Rosson 21st. [P1-8607-10997]Rimutaka Incline; goods train and surfacemen engaged in track work.  [P2-18-26]St Hilda's Anglican Church area, south side of Main Street. [P2-85-186]Soldiers, Trentham 1916 [P2-110-280]Fire; Benge & Pratt's store, Main Street; remains. [P2-420-824]Rugby league ball; group, with trophies and Coca-Cola prominent. [P3-418-1647]Mounted rifles, Trentham. Line of mounted horses [P3-126-676]Main St, Upper Hutt, Jan. 1948; north side 06, Dorothy-Tip-Top-Marigold. [P3-398-1573]Upper Hutt railway station, under construction in 1955. [P3-281-1372]School Patrol Christmas party. [P3-329-1405]Woolworths Checkers of the Year competition 1966; audienceSilverstream railway bridge (1903-1957); distant view downstream. [P3-155-809]Queen Street saleyards; cattle sale. [P4-62-787]Campbell's Sawmills Ltd, Karapoti; experimental logging tractor on bush tramway bridge. [P4-85-1629]Rugby club, 1928; juniors. [P4-116-1760]S class locomotive, single Fairlie, used between Wellington and Summit. [P5-26-678]Timber industry; axemen at Narrow Neck, Whiteman's Valley.  [P5-70-772]City status proclamation, Maidstone Park; crowd at ceremony. [P5-82-799]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.



1978 June Pumps & Pressure Vessels 01House, Whiteman's Valley; Nan Whiteman's home and old Whiteman homestead. [P2-617-1523]Five times New Zealand women's body-building champion Johann Allen at Lagan's Pharmacy.Piper-MacAuley wedding. [P1-8394-10784]Trentham Memorial Park Sports Association; Bill Jeffries, M P, arrives before opening new clubrooms.KJs Building Recycling, 13 Jupiter Grove; owner Keith Whiting.Trentham Camp, 1916; view from Flagstaff Hill. [P6-24-2037]ANZAC Day 1969; dawn parade, Maidstone Memorial Swimming Baths.  [P1-1262-3652]Ingerson Cliff Pauls; insurance brokers, level 6, Astral Towers; principal Paul Ingerson; underwriters Simon Foley, Andrew Robinson.Brown Owl School 1983 Room  9; teacher Miss Siohane. [P2-1468-3126]Bull 21st [P1-3271-5661]Rugby Training Anzac Day [P1-5617-8007]Christmas parade 1999; nativity group.Plateau School Social; Deanna Gabites, nee Burrell; Peter Beams (left rear). [P1-2224-4614]Jaycee national council meeting delegate, Upper Hutt College.Local elections 1983; City Council; Shirley Russell; sixth; 5871 votes.Trentham Racecourse; archives found under the grandstand roof. [P1-848-3612]Janine Herbert opens her own panelbeating and car painting business. [1989 09 19 8]Brown Owl School 1972; Standard 3. [P2-1307-2965]Rifle Club [P1-5534-7924]Heretaunga College; singers in Wellington regional section of Secondary Schools Choral Festival.A Phoenix Too Frequent: Geraldine Sims, Wendy Evans, Les Jones. [P2-2257-11659]Dunlop raw materials; rubber; mixing mill under the original 'Banbury' mixer [P1-1565-3955]Turner children. [P1-6085-8475]2015_04_29_18_54_14_001041Quinn's Post; work begins on a neighbourhood pub to replace the old one.Todd 21st [P1-7803-10193]Military Service, World War II; engineers(?) gravel plant?Postcard 045Sinn Fein Motorcycle Club group with Kevin Bock's rare 1941 German-built BMW.Ron Trappet Greytown [P1-7785-10175]Civic Ball [P1-2299-4689]Swimming Club carnival. [P1-2464-4854]Hutt Hospital appeal for an ultrasonic heart scanner; cricketer Ewen Chatfield and cardiologist Doctor Stewart Mann.Teddy bears' picnic, 2001; Claudia Worrall,  2.2015_04_29_18_30_07_001008Upper Hutt Rugby Club jubilee dinner group. [P1-1257-3647]Leisure Centre; boat and eqipment from Silverstream Lions.Plunket Ball [P1-2044-4434]Junior Band, 1979; rehearsal. [P4-229-11927]Upper Hutt College form class 9DRM 1995Mawai Hakona 1977 013Brown Owl School 1980 Room  1; Mr A Derwin. [P2-1415-3073]Upper Hutt College form class 6G4 1972Sweeney Todd; Arthur Williams. [P2-2291-11693]Upper Hutt Bowling Club 1920 ca Croquet Green 001Wedding; James Andrew Jacques, Pamela Lyn Burton-Brown  2. [P1-3251-5641]AgResearch, Wallaceville; American delegationGirl Guides; Chief Commissioner Judith Wilson visits; transported by Capital District Harness Club pony and cart.Lee Robert [P1-5243-7633]

UPPER HUTT RECOLLECT is the interactive database for the Upper Hutt City Library Heritage Collections. It provides easy online access to a rich store of heritage material relating to Upper Hutt City, its people, and events.

By registering as a member (all that's required is an email address or Facebook account) you're also able to contribute your own knowledge and memories about our holdings, as well as create personal collections of your own.

We are now sharing highlights of our collection on our new Facebook page. Like Upper Hutt Heritage (to the right) and get updates from us right to your feed.


Share this on Facebook Facebook