WEMO ERT Set 1 Photographs: March 2011

A set of photographs taken by the Wellington Emergency Management Office Emergency Response Team in March 2011. The photographs were taken during the emergency response to the 22 February 2011 earthquake.

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Contains 84 items


WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 49
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 49
A photograph of members of the Wellington Emergency Management Office walking down Lichfield Street towards the intersection of Madras Street. Buildings on either side of the team have been damaged by the earthquake and there are piles of rubble on the street in front of them.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 50
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 50
A photograph of members of the Wellington Emergency Management Office Emergency Response Team walking down Lichfield Street towards the intersection of Madras Street. There is rubble from several earthquake-damaged buildings on both sides of the road. Plastic fences and road cones have been placed on the street as cordons.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 51
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 51
A photograph of members of the Wellington Emergency Management Office walking down Lichfield Street towards the intersection of Madras Street. Buildings on either side of the street have been damaged by the earthquake. Plastic fences have been places around piles of rubble on the street as cordons.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 52
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 52
A photograph looking down south down Poplar Lane from the intersection of Lichfield Street. The lane is littered with bricks from the earthquake-damaged buildings above. A car parked on the right side of the lane has also been crushed by the falling bricks. Behind the car a message reading, 'Open your eyes. Life is beautiful', has been chalked on a brick wall.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 53
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 53
A photograph of the earthquake damage to the John Burns & Co. Ltd building on Lichfield Street. The top section of the side wall has collapsed and the bricks have spilled onto the car park below, exposing the inside of the building. Several crushed cars have been removed from the car park and stacked on the street.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 54
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 54
A photograph of the earthquake damage to the John Burns & Co. Ltd building on Lichfield Street. The top section of the side wall has collapsed and the bricks have spilled onto the car park below, exposing the inside of the building. Several crushed cars have been removed from the car park and stacked on the street.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 55
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 55
A photograph of an excavator clearing rubble from earthquake-damaged buildings on Manchester Street. In the background emergency management personnel in hazmat suits are standing in groups.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 56
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 56
A photograph of emergency management personnel in hazmat suits standing in groups on the corner of Manchester and High Street.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 57
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 57
A photograph of emergency management personnel in hazmat suits standing on Lichfield Street. In the background a excavator is parked on the rubble from the collapsed ANZ Bank building.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 58
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 58
A photograph of emergency management personnel in hazmat suits sitting and standing in groups on the corner of Manchester and High Streets.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 59
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 59
A photograph of an excavator clearing rubble from earthquake-damaged buildings on Manchester Street. In the foreground groups of emergency management personnel in hazmat suits are looking on.
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 60
WEMO ERT Set 1 - March 2011 - Photograph 60
A photograph looking across High and Tuam Street to the earthquake-damaged Domo furniture store on Tuam Street. Wire fences have been used to cordon off High Street and the garden between the streets. Several road cones and other supplies have been stacked on High Street.