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]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]
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Norman family; boy and girl. [P1-7384-9774]Barber shop quartet; The Razor's Edge. [1994 01 31 2]Brown Owl School 1969; Standard 2. [P2-1290-2948]Sudfelt Davidson Engagement [P1-6802-9192]Brown Owl School 1996 Room  2; Years 4 & 5; teacher, Miss M Wood. [P2-1576-3246]Freemasonry; 75th anniversary plaque; Roger Gillat, George Ward.Pahl/Phal(?) 21st, Upper Hutt Club. [P1-8382-10772]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Happy. [P1-4674-7064]Rugby League Ball  ?, ?, Frank Colligan, ?, ?, ? [P1-1996-4386]Business Women's Association 'candle light do'. [P1-3330-5720]Aerial view of Lane Street area; Inland Revenue and othersSims baby. [P1-5902-8292]RSA clubrooms, King Street. [P1-7394-9784]Armstrong 21st [P1-8065-10455]Inline hockey; Rimutaka Renegades Julie Jones, Sarah Wilcox, Michelle Udy.Beazley-Anderson wedding 10. [P1-8079-10469]The Same Sky: set in Druids' Hall, now part of the Wesley Centre. [P2-1928-11330]Rugby gym; last dance. [P1-8646-11036]Lion Court, looking north from Main Street. National Bank on the right, various shops on the left. [P2-1833-3584]Main St, Upper Hutt, Jan. 1948; north side 25, Agency (?)-Silbery. [P2-396-632]Upper Hutt Rugby Club jubilee dinner group; Ivan Strickland, right. [P1-2996-5386]Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3718-6108]Netball; Brentwood School (blue tops), 12, vs Silverpine Diamonds, 10.Mawai Hakona 00225Victim Support fund-raiser; ride-on mower travelling Invercargill-to-Auckland.TVL (Tasman Vaccine Laboratories); visit by Atomic Energy Committee. [P1-6053-8443]Silverstream road bridge from hillside upstream. [P5-106-1785]Totara Park dairy; first birthday; Sam Rama and wife Varsha. [1994 05 23 1]Wedding; Alan Percy Sunkel, Julie Hosie  2. [P1-8191-10581]Rimutaka Incline walkway; map from opening brochure.Beazley-Anderson wedding  2. [P1-8082-10472]Local election candidates; Porirua Licensing Trust, ward two; Jim Gray; one required; first of three.Pinehaven School; National Physical Education Week; Kaitlyn Brown, Tara Smyth. [1998 09 16 16]Upper Hutt from hill above Maidstone reservoir 5; looking north. [P1-1733-4123]Eric Woods, panelbeater; wrecked van. [P1-6352-8742]Wedding; Victor Mills, Carol Sharpe 46. [P1-8681-11071]Graphic artist Rick Hargreaves displays rugby graphics board to Clive Currie, director of coaching for the Wellington Rugby Fotball Union.Dunlops Xmas Social; Alec and May Currie. [P1-1692-4082]Sweeney Todd; Ron Evans, Royce Doyle. [P1-1143-3533]Emerald Hill Institute, 81 Emerald Hill Drive; director Patricia Wilcox outside the institute's newly-built base. [1998 09 02 4]Sue Sedgwick  with" Carmark'' kit; etches registration number on all windows.Shell Trentham; manager Neil Hughson and recently-opened Circle K food store. [1992 11 23 2]Children's stage show; children. [P1-1111-3501]Warren Frater 21st [P1-7922-10312]Dunlop group; visit by former managing director Archie HamiltonSummer carnival; wet paint on Trentham Park shelter seat.Magna Carta Gift World, Maidstone Mall; owner Ivan Buckland moves to the ground floor. Mendoza Mechanical and Engineering, Unit 3, 110 Whakatiki Street; Shane Mendoza, Carl Miscall. [1998 07 01 6]Trial By Jury: Jim Grant. [P2-2382-11784]
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