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.Dunlop tyre assembly; cross-ply, small sizesMaoribank suspension bridge. [P2-1099-2406]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]
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Maidstone Intermediate 1975 006Karate; kei shin kan instructor Stella Lenihan with medals from medals from Oceania Champs and NZ nationals.Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3710-6100]Queen Street saleyards, during sale of cattle [P4-65-791]Kindergarten Ruru St [P1-8215-10605]Maidstone Pool; manager Adrian Doig, with the pool freshly painted.Wallaceville Animal Research; Hopkirk building under construction, 1940. [P2-3-3]Main Street; Logan Street corner; Hannahs building for saleAkatarawa Road; Bailey bridge spanning Blue slip, east of Cloustonville.Army charter march 5; Maidstone Park; inspection.Military Service, World War II; Italy, Dolomites? Switchback road.Maoribank; riverbank trail partly washed away in February.Flood. Russell Searles house, Merton St.EWC Rotary 072Needham engagement. [P1-7470-9860]Carole Smith wedding  6. [P1-8714-11104]Sudfelt Davidson Engagement [P1-6781-9171]Graham Berry Racecars; Almac 427, made in Whakatiki Street.Watson Wedding 14. [P1-6815-9205]Silverstream Kindergarten 019Upper Hutt Operatic Society - Photo 004Logan Plaza; owner Lance Cottam with plans of $15m expansion.Armstrong 21st [P1-8071-10461]T Moon 21st [P1-5392-7782]Mary Shannon 21st; Mary's back to the camera. [P1-5850-8240]Maidstone Intermediate 1980 Rm17 namesCentral Institute of Technology; unidentified building; public health sciences?.International Festival of the Arts 2004; Toyota Festival Picnic; Indian sarangi player Sultan Khan.Dunlop; First Aid certificates [P1-3542-5932]Hazelwoods fashion parade; Shirley Farrelly, catwalk and stairs [P2-548-1209]A Phoenix Too Frequent: Wendy Evans, Les Jones. [P2-2258-11660]Cathy Montaperto New Life Appeal raffle; top prize, a Suzuki moped.Repco staff. [P1-8517-10907]One Wild Oat: Stan Hoskins, Beth Lafferty, Royce Doyle. [P2-2171-11573]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Grumpy. [P1-4654-7044]Main Street; pedestrian mall, Russell Street to Geange Street, looking west. [P2-780-1907]Ballroom Dancing Competition [P1-3169-5559]Main St, Upper Hutt, Jan. 1948; north side 17; Hazelwoods change of height. [P2-174-612]Wedding; Peter Stone and Kathleen Anne Mowat 16. [P1-8358-10748]RSA Xmas Party [P1-2420-4810]Dancers from Nita Olding's School of Ballet, in Upper Hutt College hall recital.View from BNZ building 1965, October; 1; corner Geange and Station Streets taken  [P1-0936-3300]Central Institute of Technology; tattoo student.Hazelwoods display; dress fabrics. [P2-534-1158]Upper Hutt College Do you recognise the (legs) faces?Payless Plastics, 160 Main Street; opened by Peter Richardson, head of the Promotion and Development Board.Better Bodies, Maidstone Mall; instructors Marie Day and Shawn Numa; national aerobics silver medals.Miss Canning - senior? Earliest picture. [P1-6889-9279]Military Service, World War II; Italy, lake?Rugby League; Upper Hutt club; axe found after burglary.
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