Kōrero: Earthquakes

Provincial Council Chambers, Christchurch (3 o 3)

Provincial Council Chambers, Christchurch

Many historic buildings made of stone suffered major damage in the Canterbury and Christchurch earthquake sequence. Parts of the Provincial Council Chambers collapsed during the 22 February 2011 earthquake.

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CEISMIC Canterbury Earthquake Digital Archive
Reference: Photograph by Neil Macbeth 159

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Eileen McSaveney, 'Earthquakes - Building for earthquake resistance', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/46843/provincial-council-chambers-christchurch (accessed 25 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Eileen McSaveney, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 1 Aug 2017