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]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]
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Dunlop people; names unknown.Wedding; Neville Cole, Catherine Haxton 11; bride, groom, parents and cake. [P1-4301-6691]St John's Church; works manager John Harrison. [1999 10 06 9]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-1369-3759]Norton girls.Blue Bird Cycles, 15 Main Street; Tony Reid, Andrew Wallace, Bev Elliot, Andrew Hanlon, Glen Elliot, Karl Martin.Gliding club; members with trophies from Central District gliding championships. [1996 01 24 2]Robyn, Howard and Stewart Weddell. [P1-286-1494]Ron Trappet Greytown [P1-7787-10177]Rugby gym; last dance. [P1-8630-11020]Rose of Sharon Lodge hall, Main Road, Upper HuttMawai Hakona 00135Engagement; Julie Hosie, Alan Percy Sunkel; B. [P1-4915-7305]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1968; Queen Street parade; 10 images. [P3-180-923]Totara Park; community house; future to be decided. [1999 04 21 6]1975 circa Upper Hutt Main St 016Bob Christie's farm, photographed for Ted Howard (Howard Real Estate); viewed from above river 2. [P1-4932-7322]Silverstream Kindergarten baby competition entrant. [P1-5870-8260]Care and Craft; Margaret Stenhouse and Lee Murray; dolls for children in hospital.Roy Wale's nursery, 22 McLean Street, Wallaceville. [P1-6217-8607]Upper Hutt Croquet Club photo album (10)General Motors Xmas Party [P1-4045-6435]Trentham Camp; Royal New Zealand Army Ordnance Corps School. [P2-304-501]Needham engagement. [P1-7454-9844]Orongomai Marae, Waitangi Day; Cara Christianson, almost 3, at Whanau Hauora displayRotary change-over night. [P1-5606-7996]Wedding; Kenneth Greig McDonald and Elizabeth Pearlene Baker 24. [P1-7160-9550]Marines RSA Visit [P1-1299-3689]Floral Art [P1-3857-6247]Upper Hutt Operatic Society - Photo 004Mary Watts, of Selig Real Estate.Main St Negs 1966 Upper Hutt City Parade 011Murray Borlase 21st [P1-1555-3945]Evans family members. [P1-3793-6183]Van Der Togt wedding  4. [P1-8814-11204]Mr Tremlow is not Himself: Vinsen Good. [P2-1898-11300]Brown Owl School 1991 Room 11; teacher, Mrs Brooking. [P2-1545-3215]Engagement; Julie Hosie, Alan Percy Sunkel. [P1-4912-7302]Central Institute of Technology; accommodation blocks; site preparation, from the west.Little Lambs Eat Ivy: Clive Porter, Brian Sullivan, Royce Doyle. [P2-2058-11460]Central Institute of Technology; lecture tower; base of support / emergency-escape column.Pink's Party Providers cakes. [P1-7629-10019]Orongomai Marae; Waitangi open day, 2002; Ray Morunga and Judge Anand Satyanand, Ombudsman.Horse racing; Classic Question wins the Upper Hutt Cup; owner Jeffrey Lynds, mayor Rex Kirton.Flood. Cottle St looking toward Moonshine Bridge.Engagement; Paul Murray, Elaine Good 13; names unknown. [P1-4179-6569]Rental housing, corner of Fergusson Drive and McHardie Street; Bill Currie, builder and roofing contractor.Beazley-Anderson wedding 13. [P1-8088-10478]J. R. Croft Ltd (later, Croft Funeral Home Ltd),  2 Osborne Place, Lower Hutt.England fast bowler (1951-1968) Fred Trueman at Upper Hutt College.
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