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D.Bussell was a First World War Soldier with links to Marshland
Richard Graveston served in the First World War (service no. 74519) and had lived in the Wharenui, Riccarton area during
Charles Edward Coffey, service number 33695, was a First World War soldier with links to Upper Riccarton
St Peter's School Fair, 11 Fisher Avenue, 19 November 2016 #P1060573.
St Peter's Primary School is a Catholic primary school associated with St Peter's Church.11 Fisher AvenueBeckenhamChristchurch 8145
St Peter's Church, 9 Fisher Avenue, 19 November 2016 #P1060561.
St Peter's, Beckenham is a Catholic Church with associated St Peter's Primary School.The church located at 9 Fisher Avenue was
Joel Briggs (Service no. 15485) was a First World War soldier with links to Burwood
Albert Victor Parslow (Service no. 52877) was a First World War soldier with links to Burwood, Christchurch.
John Colin Campbell (Service no. 48908) was a First World War soldier with links to Burwood.
Trooper E.H. Senior.
Edwin Hugh Senior (Service no. 7/394) was a First World War soldier with links to Sumner
War memorial on Witch Hill, Port Hills, Christchurch.
Francis Herbert Jackson (Service no. 16410) was a First World War soldier with links to Heathcote.
The Town Ball,  52 Manchester Street, 12 July 2014 #SAM 3047.
The Town Ball Restaurant & Bar at 52 Manchester Street was a post quake short lived venue that operated for
Plum harvest 2017.
This is a community run orchard situated at 581 Marshland Road.
Snowy Avon from the footbridge at the end of Medway..
Medway Street runs from North Parade through to River Road in the suburb of Richmond.
Corner of Opawa Road and Aynsley Terrace
Aranui Primary School, 257 Breezes Road, 30 December 2016 #P1070823.
Aranui Primary School opened in 1911 and closed in 2016. The school was merged in the new school Haeata Community
Percival Raymond Jones was a Canterbury First World War soldier whose life is commemorated on the Waltham War Memorial Gates.
Frances George Goodwin was a Canterbury First World War soldier whose life is commemorated on the Waltham War Memorial Gates.
Frederick Andrew Anderson.
Frederick Andrew Anderson (Service no. 15445) was a First World War soldier with links to Waltham, St. Martins and Opawa.
Herbert Victor Tregoning (Service no. 6/3184) was a First World War soldier who lived in the Wharenui, Riccarton area prior
Christchurch Girls' High School, 40 Armagh Street.
Christchurch Girls' High School was established in 1877. The school's original building was on Cranmer Square, which was renamed the
Christchurch Girls High, 24 March 2016 #P1030899.
The school stands by the Avon River, on a site it has occupied since 1986. Previously, the area was occupied
Christchurch Girls High, 24 March 2016 #P1030898.
Matai Street East is a continuation of Matai Street.
Former Richmond School, Pavitt Street, 3 December 2016 #P1060855.
Richmond Primary School.closed at the end of 2013.  Te Pā o Rākaihautū opened its doors at the site in January
Playing in the snow at Richmond Primary School.
Richmond Primary School.closed at the end of 2013.
Woolsack Lane - January 2010  .
Woolsack lane runs from Hereford Street to Cashel Street.  The name was approved by the Christchurch City Council in 1960.
In October 1855 Town Section 37 was part of the land granted to Jesse Watts Russell and two others. In
Nandos Beckenham, 145 Colombo Street, 26 September 2007.
Strickland Street runs between Brougham Street in Waltham and Colombo Street in Beckenham.
Iglesia Ni Cristo: close-up of facade.
Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) house of worship in Burnside, Christchurch, is the first INC house of worship built from the
Hargood Street - 29 March 2009.
Hargood Street runs between Linwood Avenue and Ferry Road.
The Groynes, 11 September 2014 #SAM 3585.
“The Groynes” derives its name from large blocks, made from concrete filled woolsacks, which were placed in the Otukaikino Creek in
Ernest Frank Fine was a First World War soldier with links to the Lower Riccarton area and Wharenui School.
Larel, 277 Papanui Road .
The dwelling Larel at 277 Papanui Road, was built in 1924, and demolished in 2011 due to earthquake damage.
277 Papanui Road 'Laurel', building removed.
The dwelling Larel at 277 Papanui Road, was built in 1924, and demolished in 2011 due to earthquake damage.
Charles Herbert Raxworthy (Service no. 4/1837) was a First World War soldier with links to Upper Riccarton.
Highway Lodge, 121 Papanui Road.
Highway Lodge was built in 1907 in an English Domestic Revival style and designed by leading architectural practice Seager, Wood
Highway Lodge, 121 Papanui Road, 12 March 2011 #DSC04661.
The building sustained significant damage from the 4th September 2010 and 2010 boxing day earthquakes and associated aftershocks.  Later it
The Piano Centre for Music and the Arts, Side view.
The Piano, designed by architect Alun Wilkie and built by Leighs Construction was opened in September 2016 as a replacement

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