Back row: R. Driscoll, M. Driver, L. Oram, D. Fraser, W. Humphreys, R. Waddell, C. Rides, F. E. Asquith (touch judge); middle row: Mr F. Evans (referee), W. Balch, T. Hanna, P. D. McGuire, A. E. White (captain), J. O’Brien, S. Orchard, J. Duncan; front row: A. E. Cook, H. Wilson, A. Hobbs, H. Frost, P. Menzies.
“Uniforms were made by Ray Milliners in New Regent Street. 15 teams in the competition. Peggy is 2nd left in photo. Teams would perform a folk dance, drill, potato race, relay. Would practise in Latimer Square at lunch times. Won the event 5 years in a row.”
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.
Kete Christchurch is a collection of photographs and stories about Christchurch & Canterbury, past and present. Anyone can join and contribute.