Workers in the burnt wreckage of Ballantyne's department store, trying to make an entrance to the basement

Workers in the burnt wreckage of Ballantyne's department store, trying to make an entrance to the basement

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Workers in the burnt wreckage of Ballantyne's department store, trying to make an entrance to the basement where the fire started. Photograph taken at 11.30pm on Tuesday night, 18 November 1947, the evening after the fire. Photographer unidentified. Other - Published in the New Zealand Free Lance 26 November 1947 Inscriptions: Verso - taken 11-30 Tuesday night. Workers trying to make an entrance to basement where fire started and [sic] many burnt victims were here and in basement Quanti...


Places related to this item include Christchurch, Christchurch City, and Christchurch City. Some of the subjects related to it include J. Ballantyne and Company, Fires, New Zealand, Canterbury Region, and Christchurch.

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