Photo Hunt October: Excello Service Station, 1930

 Excello Service Station..
Entry in the 2013 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt. Kete Christchurch PH13-344. CC-BY-ND-SA CC3.0 NZ.

Excello Service Station, 1930, corner Wilsons Road and Shakespeare Road, Opawa. Now a car sales.

Today is the 100th anniversary of Opawa becoming part of Christchurch City.

Christchurch City Libraries has been running an annual Photo Hunt in conjunction with the city’s Heritage Week since 2008.  The 2016 Photo Hunt is running again from 1 – 31 October. During the month of October we will be posting a series of images from earlier Photo Hunts.

Enter the 2016 hunt online or at your local library.

Kete Christchurch is a collection of photographs and stories about Christchurch & Canterbury, past and present. Anyone can join and contribute.