Climbing a fire engine ladder: Picturing Canterbury

Climbing a fire engine ladder. Christchurch Star Archive. In copyright. CCL-StarP-05121A.

Star reporter, Colin Bryant, at the top of an extension ladder on a fire engine outside the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street. 15 September 1973.

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