Benjamin Polk Christchurch Priory (Historical Monograph)
Contents: History & dates; The priory during 23 reigns; Intro. to the research; 10 conclusions; Choir crypt; Choir & transept in Norman times; Continued...... more
Contents: History & dates; The priory during 23 reigns; Intro. to the research; 10 conclusions; Choir crypt; Choir & transept in Norman times; Continued development of Norman & 13th-c. east end configuration; Nave vault & 2 tower falls; Original church at the west end; Existing east arm of Christchurch. Appendices: Matters not dealt with; Influential structures; List of scholars; Principal dimensions of the priory church. Illustrated throughout.
Avon beach christchurch Gift Souvenir Fridge Magnet
These are great quality high colour fridge magnets. They are supplied in an acrylic case with high quality printed images inside. They measure 7.5cm by 5cm and...... more
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Advantages: Wonderful view from spire, interesting decor, great central location near other sites, free Disadvantages: Quite busy
...Christchurch is my favourite city in New Zealand. It is modern and happening, whilst still retaining a very refined and serene atmosphere, with its willow-banked river creeping through the city centre, benches in small gardens for people to pass time on, and lovely old buildings.
The centrepiece of Christchurch would have to be its gothic-style cathedral. It is located in the attractively...
Advantages: Brilliant views. Disadvantages: Make sure weather is nice before you go. Expensive.
...We heard that New Zealand was famous for having more sheep than people and after being in Christchurch for a couple of days, quite amazed that we hadn't seen any sheep, that was until we had a ride up the gondola.....
The gondola is a 945 mitre ride from the bottom of the port hills (very steep hill that the first settlers walked over on their arrival - i.e. had to get from the port to...
Advantages: Fun way to do a city tour Disadvantages: Rickety, don't run often, expensive, slow
...The Christchurch tramway is a 2.5km long tourist tramway that loops around the city centre of Christchurch in New Zealand. Although vintage trams are used, this is not a historical remnant (the tram networked stopped being used in the 1950s), but were reinstated as a tourist attraction in 1995.
Each tram has its own quirks and features, and each driver tells you different interesting stories...