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. [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]
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Scouts; Upper Hutt's contingent to the world Scout Jamboree in Korea.Traffic management; proposed changes to Queen Street; avenue of Japanese cedars.Military Service, World War II; Italy; wrecked railway in foreground; multi-arch bridge beyond.Bull 21st [P1-3266-5656]Unidentified church building. [P1-1883-4273]Harriers; the Dome Cup; Trentham United under-14s; Anna O'Leary, 1st, girls; Richard Anderton, 3rd, boys.Maymorn Kindergarten [P1-5353-7743]Maidstone Intermediate 1971 Rm11Rifleman Don Whiteman awarded Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit, 2000 New Year's Honours.Quinn's Post Christmas party; young girl with ribbon in hair.Keith Stewart Upper Hutt History book committee [P1-291-1562]Rugby; action in Upper Hutt-Avalon match, Maidstone Park.Flood, Karapoti; marooned horses at end of island. [P1-452-2472]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-1330-3720]Upper Hutt College form class 12BU 2003Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-4450-6840]Dunlop factory; rubbish at south-east cornerMoonshine Road; No. 51-53; Shell Moonshine Road; Alex, Michael, Tracey, Mike.Upper Hutt Rugby Football Club 1980 Senior ThirdsUpper Hutt College Concert & Jazz Bands 1997Wallaceville Animal Research; the Hopkirk building in 1997.James, Kathy, Keith and Jessica Giles, Fergusson Drive; New Zealand flag stolen.Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; arrival  2; crowd, east store front. [P1-4492-6882]Upper Hutt Motorcycles; Rose Durrant;  first apprentice motorcycle mechanic, Wellington region.Evon Wedding [P1-6529-8919]Boys' brigade display. [P1-5213-7603]Rugby League ball; unidentified young women. [P3-432-1661]Ngawai and Graeme Allen after house fire in McParland Street, with daughter's toys.The Thwarting of Baron Bolligrew: working bee. [P1-8503-10893]Dunlop Christmas social.Dunlop tyre assembly; cross-ply, large sizes; turning down plies; Gordon HarkerTwiglands Valentines raft race, Totara Park bridge to Moonshine bridge; Ansett New Zealand team; business-class runners-up.Upper Hutt Blockhouse 003Doctor in the House: Jack Haxton, William Campion , Ken Cotton, Brian Sullivan, Lewis Rowbotham. [P2-2081-11483]Dunlop people; John Corrigan; other name unknown.China City restaurant, 11 Main Street; owner Stanley Young, from Hong Kong.Maidstone Intermediate 1980 Rm10Totara Park; California Park teen playground; Craig Cottrill, Rex Kirton.Mawai Hakona 00033Upper Hutt College form class photo 6A  1967Johanna Winter, 15, wins Miss Junior title at Greytown Fruit FestivalSilverstream Kindergarten 014Wallaceville  Research  Centre  041Fergusson Intermediate; Design and Technology unit; Lifo Savea's mirror creation, "Bushlife".Hazelwoods sales pictures; glass/crystal bowl and jug [P1-174-1035]Timberlea community house opening; Tyron Petersen, Apiata Noema, Antn Unahi in the bouncy castle.Civic Ball; Helen Mathew and friend. [P1-1823-4213]Wedding; Alan Percy Sunkel, Julie Hosie 23. [P1-8193-10583]Maidstone Intermediate 1980 Rm06Dawn Garments Xmas Party [P1-2944-5334]
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