Day: February 5, 2019

Eight years after the earthquake, Christ Church Cathedral sifts rubble to recover a lost Rose Window

Eight years after the earthquake, Christ Church Cathedral sifts rubble to recover a lost Rose Window

Stuff.co.nz describes workers lowered into the ruins in buckets, and retrieving pieces of masonry “about the size of car engines, along with smaller pieces the size of a can of beans.” Pieces of stained glass still intact within their lead frames have also been recovered.