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]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.
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Upper Hutt College Sport Netball (9) 1968Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-4850-7240]Fancy Dress Youth Dance St John's Hall; boys' prize winner, Zigmund Poczwa(?)Water polo. [P1-6235-8625]St Mary's Anglican Church; new vicar Ross Wards, with wife Lynda.Central Institute of Technology; tertiary roadshow; Brent Leslie on a seat belt simulator.Upper Hutt Rugby Football Club 1979 Senior FirstsDB Bitter "Sumo Wrestling" in inflated suits and crash helmets.Salvation Arrmy Norman Kirk home for the aged; matron Mrs Ngaire Nicholson; Captain Des Buckner; Heretaunga Rotary president David Curtis.1953 Upper Hutt from Craigs Flat 001Factories and warehouses in Maidstone Terrace and Railway Avenue, looking south. [P1-5306-7696]Kaitoke Regional Park; recreation field day coming; swimming hole in the Pakuratahi River.21st birthday; Rosina Anderton 25. [P1-3109-5499]The Bear: Margo Every, Bob Gillespie. [P1-8478-10868]St Mary's Anglican Church, Silverstream, nearing initial completion.Rimutaka Gymnastics club, 55 Montgomery Crescent; building under construction.Magna Carta Gift World, Maidstone Mall; owner Ivan Buckland moves to the ground floor. Mawai Hakona 00058STC factory; testing. [P1-5998-8388]Bikers' Rights annual toy run 1998; all types and sizes , including Police.21st birthday; Ian Codyre  2. [P1-7527-9917]Old-Time Theatre: Pat Christianson, Joan Moran, Kim Ellis.EWC Postcards 014Miro Auto Services, 6 Miro Street; Bob Walls, 40 years in the trade.Ralston silver wedding.Woolworths staff portrait  6.  [P1-6371-8761]Queen Mother with H.R. Chalmers at Trentham races [P2-46-122]Upper Hutt Borough Council buses and drivers.RSA Committee [P1-2062-4452]Warren Frater 21st [P1-7922-10312]Upper Hutt Doors and Mouldings, 6 Goodshed Road; Jason Allanson, with an example of a tailor-made door.Wedding; Colin Williams, Kristine Howard  6. [P1-7075-9465]Rifle Club [P1-5561-7951]Big Fish fishing competition; Mike Palmer wins spotty section.Maymorn Kindergarten [P1-5351-7741]Rebecca McLennan, aged 3, and pony. [P1-4981-7371]Civic Ball [P1-2331-4721]Scottish Society ball. [P1-5818-8208]Mawai Hakona 1973 0Langford Trip 001De Vries parents and son.Wallaceville Animal Research; blood samples for sheep going to China tested by Betty McMillan and Mavis Daniel, watched by Chengfeng Zhou.A & P show; cattle. [P1-3050-5440]Running Riot: William Campion, Joyce Bringans. [P2-2117-11519]The Giaconda Smile: Bob Gillespie, Ava Palliser, Geraldine Sims. [P2-2468-11870]Hazelwoods interior; Gold Room cafe. [P1-2078-4468]Maidstone Intermediate 1973 Rm06 namesGliding Club; Tony van Dyk showing son Jason, 5, controls of an LS4 glider.Phil and Carol van Dusschotens win trip to England in Valentine' Day draw.Hazelwoods; staff member Mrs Codyre and her 'bank overdraft kitset'. [P3-377-1453]Miranda: [P1-7721-10111]
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