Story: Canterbury region

Christchurch Cathedral, 2014 (2nd of 3)

Christchurch Cathedral, 2014

The extent of the damage suffered by the Christchurch Cathedral in the earthquake of 22 February 2011 is shown vividly here. This photograph was taken in August 2014, before a firm decision had been made about the future of the structure.

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Photograph by Jock Phillips

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John Wilson, 'Canterbury region - Geology', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 July 2019)

Story by John Wilson, reviewed & revised 6 Jul 2015