Posts Categorized: member

Thomas McGavin Building Open Hours

“The Society’s archive, which is housed in the Thomas McGavin Building, 1A North Street, Petone, will be open on Wednesday 27 December, Saturday 30 December 2017, Wednesday 3 January and Saturday 6 January 2018 during the current holiday period. The hours will be 9.00 am until about 2.00 pm. People wishing to visit on other… Read more »

Photo Archive Images

The Society has embarked on a digitisation of its large archive of images. A start has been made on our slide collection. It is less accessible than the photographs and much of it has been rarely see. We need members help in identifying the images, time, place, unusual aspects etc. The images have been assembled… Read more »

Kaikoura railscenes after the earthquake.

George Hannah has sent these photographs of the railway in the Kaikoura earthquake area. The media has not shown much of the railway damage in the 7.8 quake. These pictures will be of interest and we wish to acknowledge the photographer, Tim Burt.   The Kaikoura earthquake