Christchurch 1869: Picturing Canterbury


Christchurch in 1869, nineteen years after its foundation. This view of Gloucester Street gives an excellent idea of what the capital of Canterbury looked like in the very early days.

One thought on “Christchurch 1869: Picturing Canterbury

  1. kiwilouise 12 October 2012 / 2:32 pm

    What a great pic!

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