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Christchurch Map 1930.

Christchurch Map 1930.

reserved for the Christchurch Botanic Gardens.This transaction was formalised through The Cathedral Square Ordinance 1858, a law passed by the Canterbury Provincial Council in October 1858.Which allowed for Colombo Street to go straight through the middle of Cathedral Square

reserved for the Christchurch Botanic Gardens.This transaction was formalised through The Cathedral Square Ordinance 1858, a law passed by the Canterbury Provincial Council in October 1858.Which allowed for Colombo Street to go straight through the middle of Cathedral Square

Buy a Sure to Rise tea towel | Earthquake Tea Towel. Designed by Christchurch's God Save the Queen, the teatowell marks the 2011 earthquake that collapsed the Christchurch Cathedral. It has echoes of New Zealand's Edmonds "Sure to rise" slogan on their baking powder tins and their factory which was, sadly, demolished to make way for a service station some years ago.

Christchurch - Sure to Rise. A wonderful design that was created in response to the February 22 earthquake in Christchurch. This is a gem - designed and printed in Christchurch.

Plan of Christchurch and suburbs. 1879

Digital Maps - Plan of Christchurch and suburbs.

On 22 February 2011 at 12.51pm a magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck Canterbury causing widespread damage to Christchurch city and 185 fatalities. Much of the CBD was destroyed and many significant historic buildings were lost in the event. In the aftermath of the earthquake observers noted that damage in the central city sometimes seemed to follow the lines of old water courses and streams, as shown on the earliest maps of the town.  This document is an 1879 copy of an 1850 survey map of…

On 22 February 2011 at 12.51pm a magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck Canterbury causing widespread damage to Christchurch city and 185 fatalities. Much of the CBD was destroyed and many significant historic buildings were lost in the event. In the aftermath of the earthquake observers noted that damage in the central city sometimes seemed to follow the lines of old water courses and streams, as shown on the earliest maps of the town. This document is an 1879 copy of an 1850 survey map of…

Christchurch's Cathedral Square. Photo from The Christchurch Press.

Photo from The Christchurch Press.

Christchurch Cathedral Square. Photo from 50's 60's 70's 80's Living in Christchurch Facebook page.

Christchurch City, New Zealand

Christchurch City, New Zealand.

Christchurch City, New Zealand.

High Street, Christchurch, NZ

High Street, Christchurch, NZ

Cashel Street, Christchurch

Cashel Street, Christchurch

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