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. [P1-4430-6820]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 St, Upper Hutt, Jan. 1948; north side 06, Dorothy-Tip-Top-Marigold.Upper Hutt railway station, under construction in 1955. [P3-281-1372]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]
 
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Pine Avenue west side 5; St Joseph's primary school; administration building at right.Gary McCormick and Hammond Gamble to perform at The Tote Pub and Pizza Furnace, Trentham.Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3600-5990]Engagement; Tony Bryant, Gayle Fesche. [P1-3836-6226]Brown Owl School 1967; class photo 20. [P2-1257-2915]HIBS; Hutt International Boys' School SADD students Gareth Morrison, Matt Jackson with Sergeant John Press.Trentham racecourse; St Leger stand; Luttrell Bros. construction team, 1924.EWC Rotary 120Silverstream railway bridge 2 (1903-1957) crossing the Eastern Hutt Road.Prizegiving; Martijn Jasperse, receives Fergusson Intermediate Cup for Academic Excellence.Southend Appliances, Main Street, west end; one of four owners; Dave Cole.Youth Council revived; five members from each college.Upper Hutt Operatic Society - Photo 0022015_04_29_18_30_07_00104621st birthday; Glennis Rosalie Cains 35.Main Street; east end, looking north-east from Queen's Chambers building.House, Ward Street; No. 43; 'Villa of Beauty'.Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1968; Baloo the Bear in Queen Street car park. [P2-542-1198]Funeral procession for Mayor Peter Robertson [?] 16th May 1939.Grace Nicholls, January 1982Scottish Society ball. [P1-5802-8192]Golders cottage; offered to interested groups as an alternative to demolition.Brown Owl School 1978; Room 4 & 5 destroyed by fire. [P2-1628-3327]Railways; Q-class 4-6-2 steam locomotive from the  Baldwin Locomotive Works, USA.  [P5-32-721]Main Street 003Upper Hutt Bowling Club 2000s ca 004ANZAC Day 1994; Dawn Parade; Iris Burleigh and Eddie Just.Dunlop people; fabric calender; none identified.Plateau School; new principal Virginia Francis.Maidstone Intermediate 1973 Rm12House of Fleur opening, Geange Street.Rugby Club Social [P1-2318-4708]Emerald Estate development; partial view.Golf; Heretaunga course entrance, 1911, looking south along Golf Road. [P5-85-802]Central Institute of Technology staff; Katy Austin, head of Occupational Therapy; Frances Rutherford lecture award.Upper Hutt College; head boy and girl Michael Canvin and Nicola Robertson with 'The Making of New Zealand'.Local election candidates 1989; City Council, northern ward; Richard Brewer; four required;  fourth of ten.Brown Owl School 1999 Room  8; Year 1; teacher, Mrs S Wilmshurst. [P2-1598-3268]Taekwondo; South Pacific championships gold medal winners Arnya Hape, Mathew Bell.Watson Wedding  7. [P1-6811-9201]King Cole's Court [P2-2075-11477]Efil Doog Garden of Art owner Ernest Cosgrove showing off rhododendrons.Wedding; Eric Gorrie and Christine Tapp 22.Peter Owles, pharmacist, with Medico blister pack.Moonshine Bridge 1; replaced by a curved bridge. Dunlop vice-regal visit; Governor-General Sir Bernard Fergusson at tread extruder.Dunlop people; unidentified man.Upper Hutt College Sport Netball (2) 1968Kiwi Packaging, 62-66 Montgomery Crescent, to close; managing director Colin Siddins.The Same Sky: Martin Bradley, David Wright. [P2-1924-11326]
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