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Horse drawn furniture removal van in front of the Canterbury Carrying Co's building, St Asaph Street, Christchurch, [ca 1910]

Reference Number: 1/1-023016-G

Two men stand in front of a pantechnicon which is harnessed to two horses. Another man sits in the driving seat holding the reins. The words "FURNITURE VAN" are written in large letters on the side of the pantechnicon. Behind can be seen the premises of the Canterbury Carrying Co which also bears the legend "Yeovil Livery and Bait Stables". Photographer unidentified.

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1 image, related to Canterbury Carrying Co (Christchurch), Yeovil Livery and Bait Stables (Christchurch), St Asaph Street, Business enterprises - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Horse-drawn vehicles, Vans, Carriers - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Men - Employment - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Storage and moving trade - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Storage and moving trade.

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Horse drawn furniture removal van in front of the Canterbury Carrying Co's building, St Asaph Street, Christchurch, Reference Number 1/1-023016-G (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Single photograph

Historical Notes: Yeovil is the name of a town in Dorset, England, just south west of Sherborne

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures71. Christchurch. Businesses. Canterbury Carrying Co(PFP-018245)

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