Story: Markets

Christchurch market traders (2nd of 2)

This 1879 panorama of the Christchurch market shows traders at their stalls selling meat, vegetables and other produce.

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Canterbury Museum, Charles Beken Collection
Reference: 1955.81.4
Photograph by Charles Beken

Permission of Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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How to cite this page:

Perrin Rowland, 'Markets - Municipal markets', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 June 2023)

Story by Perrin Rowland, published 11 Mar 2010