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.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]
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Nursing Naturally, 8a Murray Street; Beryl Ann Harris opens a private nursing service.Rugby training Anzac Day, Maidstone Park. [P3-285-1376]Trentham racecourse; fireworks; 2001.Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Grumpy. [P1-4570-6960]Silverstream Hospital; garden party(?); Molly Love, Mr Smith(?), Dr Susi Williams. [P2-766-1893]Dunlop factory; raw materials; carbon blackMawai Hakona 1973 0006Mike Eckersley; New Zealand's top panelbeating apprentice for 1986; working at Automobile Spraypainting and Panelbeating Ltd, Trentham.EWC Rotary 1966 001Upper Hutt Municipal Band, 1946. [P4-183-11881]St Joseph's Scholarship [P1-5670-8060]ANZAC Day 1975; Dawn Parade. [P1-8520-10910]Maidstone Intermediate 1980 Rm08Wedding; A. Hamill, Heather Douglas  5. [P1-8151-10541]Maidstone Intermediate 1982 Sport GymCivic Administration Building; steps, portico and council chamber. [P2-755-1878]Wedding; Ian Stimson, Yvonne Anderton  8. [P1-8043-10433]Wellington Golf Club ball. [P3-253-1330]Kaitoke Christmas social. [P1-8024-10414]STC Social, 1965. [P1-2823-5213]Christmas carnival 1968; finale. [P1-3392-5782]Wedding; Victor Mills, Carol Sharpe 22. [P1-7768-10158]Youth Club [P1-6426-8816]Christmas parade 2003; unidentified children's group.Maidstone Intermediate; 'Hook My Dreams'; Maui (Mark Pele) fights Evil Bill (Vincent Jessett) for the hook which raised the North Island.Upper Hutt Rugby Club jubilee dinner group. [P1-3000-5390]Plateau School PTA social, Kaitoke hall. [P1-6070-8460]Traffic safety; senior traffic instructor Richard Pottinger in new resource centre.Wedding; Nicholas Duncan, Judith Ann Thompson 14. [P1-7642-10032]Murray Calvert, of Calvert Plastics, Stokes Valley made a life member of the Plastics Institute of New Zealand.View from hill north-west of Heretaunga 2, looking east. [P1-5070-7460]Military Service, World War II; engineers; collapsed bridge with pontoon bridge alongside; Bailey bridge in foreground.Colin Lily wedding. [P1-7503-9893]Janus: Ken Cotton, George Lafferty, Pauline Tegg. [P2-2187-11589]Engagement; Paul Murray, Elaine Good  3; Good family group? [P1-4152-6542]Hutt Valley History Accelerated Progress 006Christmas parade 1999; canoeist? [1999 12 15 14]Bowls; Oxford Crescent School's James Hogan, 9, tries his hand.American football Hammerheads and ReapersThe Blue Ts Mothers Group 1970 001Ballroom Dancing Competition; Lorraine and John Pye. [P1-3177-5567]The Summer of the Seventeenth Doll: William Campion, Pat Long, Evelyn Lee, Jack Haxton. [P2-2114-11516]Totara Park Bridge opening 6; all finished. [P1-6547-8937]Wedding; David Lott, Marie Davies; reception. [P1-3494-5884]Hazelwoods; Vilma de Waard modelling summer pyjama lounge wear [P1-209-1135]hazelwoods interior; furniture department [P2-538-1162]Civic Ball [P1-6510-8900]State Highway 2 improvements, Kaitoke; two cuts, seen from the Macaskill lakes.Order of St John; John Richards awarded a priory vote of thanks. [1989 04 26 1]
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