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 2; 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 in 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 track workers. [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]
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Home Is The Hunted: Ron Evans , Peggy Upward, Eileen Evans, Kathleen McAllister. [P1-8398-10788]The Piccadilly Bushman: Jack Haxton, Jim Grant. [P2-2275-11677]1978 September Subdivision 01Golf Club Ball [P1-1314-3704]RSA ball 1972; candid shots. [P1-2588-4978]Ray Smith wedding. [P1-7780-10170]Upper Hutt Municipal Band, 1980; long-service members. [P4-232-11930]Armstrong wedding 15. [P1-7229-9619]Summer Carnival quiz 4; winner's husband, Bill Lapsley. [P1-5122-7512]Scallywags, Main Street; Suzanne Jordan, hairstylist. [1993 08 02 6]Army; good-conduct medals 4. [P1-7276-9666]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave with fairy 2. [P1-1328-3718]Clarence Nicholl 21st. [P1-7423-9813]Central Institute of Technology; unidentified laboratory(?); instructor with microscope sharing view with students.Gymnastics; Pandas club; Wellington junior champion team; Sarah Wood, Tracy Sharp, Jemma O'Flaherty. [1994 05 30 2]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Grumpy. [P1-4576-6966]Painting 'Hot Curry' by Brian McCullough, with his aunt, Christine RetiMasons officials Daniel Holmes, Thomas Cunningham, Brian Kennedy. [1996 10 09 3]Carol Ross 21st. [P1-7255-9645] Carol central; father 'Jimmy' at her rightRugby League Ball [P1-2207-4597]Hazelwoods; staff member Mrs Elizabeth Mansell. [P1-1928-4318]Wedding; Richard Pearson, Sally Piper  5. [P1-7126-9516]STC social 2. [P1-2487-4877]Miranda: [P1-7721-10111]Trentham racecourse fashions 2003; headwear; Kylee de Blecourt.Hazelwoods fashion parade; Shirley Farrelly. [P1-277-1224]Dunlop fire brigade practice; engine arriving from Railway AvenueHazelwoods buildings; 1967; Store Front from the south-west [P1-4515-6905]TVL (Tasman Vaccine Laboratories). [P1-6050-8440]Civil Defence [P1-2371-4761]Mount Climie; Colette May attempts skiing. [1998 08 05 5]Youth Club [P1-6429-8819]Military Service, World War II; Japan; Fujiyama.Wedding; Richard Pearson, Sally Piper  4. [P1-7132-9522]Upper Hutt from Emerald Hill; photo of painting by June Brunsdon. [P2-416-819]Alan Mantell of Automotive Engineering in Lane Street. [1990 03 27 6]Pinehaven school; Rebecca Tweddle, Grant Stewart, Sarah Snyders, and Welly Weta; "Build a Bug" competition entry. [1991 07 30 3]RSPCA Junior League group, cake and collie; Upper Hutt School hall. [P1-2733-5123]Cheese workers and packaging; World War 1? [P1-6447-8837]Wallaceville Animal Research; staff photograph, 1972. [P4-162-2259]Unidentified black Labrador retriever. [P1-8309-10699]21st birthday; Gary John Young; Brent Bohanna identified.Brown Owl School 1982 Room  5; teacher Mrs Hawkins. [P2-1451-3109]A & P Ball 1969. [P1-2519-4909]Colin Lily wedding. [P1-7496-9886]Gymnastics; Pandas club; recreational coach Shona Hetaraka. [1993 09 13 4]Ralston silver wedding. [P1-7680-10070]Jina's World of Fresh Produce; the Jina's Fruit Mart team. [1991 11 26 1]STC Social, 1965. [P1-2847-5237]Fourmyula Lower Hutt; Carl Evenson, Wayne Mason. [P1-3920-6310]
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