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Runs from Papanui Road to Queen Elizabeth II Drive Named after David Innes (1830-1865). Street irst mentioned in the Star
Holbury, Japanese Influence, 37 Hackthorne Road.
´╗┐Holbury was built in the English Domestic Revival style in 1915. Badly damaged in the 2010/2011 earthquakes it ws demolished.
Holbury, 37 Hackthorne Road, 5 May 2011 #P5050290.
´╗┐Holbury was built in the English Domestic Revival style in 1915. Badly damaged in the 2010/2011 earthquakes it ws demolished.
Union Centre -  93 To 107 Armagh Street.
The Union Centre Buildings were constructed for Thomas Armstrong, a draper, and owner of one of Christchurch’s department stores. The
Union Centre, 93-107 Armagh Street, 20 March 2011 #P1000160.
The Union Centre Buildings were constructed for Thomas Armstrong, a draper, and owner of one of Christchurch’s department stores. The
Sydenham Cemetery, 7 August 2009 #16.
Sydenham Cemetery opened in 1896 and although approaching capacity it is still open for full burials in the summer months.
A Key for the Papanui War Memorial Avenues .
Named after Ken and Winston Nicholls, two sons of the developer.Formed on 5 acres of land off Mays Road owned
Stanley Street, 26 August 2012, #SAM 8652.
Runs between Colombo Street and Montreal Street, Sydenham.
Sime Family Grave, Linwood Cemetery.
Roy Noel Sime (Service no. 6/1011) was a First World War soldier
200 Armagh Street/218 Manchester Street - Armagh Street frontage.
The Armagh Street frontage of the Orion buildings. Formerly the Municipal Electricity Department (MED) buildings.  These were built in 1928-29,
Orion Clock, 218 Manchester Street .
The former Municipal Electricity Department (MED) building on the corner of Manchester and Armagh streets.  These were completed in 1938-39.
Corner Oxford Terrace and Manchester Street.
The former Municipal Electricity Department (MED) building on the corner of Manchester and Armagh streets.  These were completed in 1938-39.
Belfast Cemetery, 18 October 2009.
Belfast Cemetery opened in 1904.
Akaroa French Cemetery , 31 October 2009 #11.
The Cimetière Catholiques or French Cemetery as it came to be known is the oldest consecrated European cemetery in the
Avonhead Park Cemetery, 11 October 2009.
Avonhead Park Cemetery was opened in 1983.
Heritage Week 2008 was a celebration of Christchurch's heritage of the post-war period with the theme of "Retrospective: Christchurch life,
James Home Aitken.
James Home Aitken (Service no. 6/4) was a First World War soldier
Dyers Pass Road, 5 April 2008 #DSCN8968.
Dyers Pass Road runs from the Southern end of Colombo Street at the roundabout with Colombo St, Cashmere & Centaurus
Sign of the Takahe, 200 Hackthorne Road, North-East side.
The Sign of the Takahe, at 200 Hackthorne Road, is the largest of the rest houses constructed as part of

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