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Name: Gardner, D F
Role: Author (of NZMI article)
Abstract: Author of article Mail Barrel: Letters to the Editor. ESMERALDA. published 1966-67

Source: New Zealand Marine News 1966-67 Volume 18 Number 3   Pages 74 - 76
Title:Mail Barrel: Letters to the Editor. ESMERALDA.
Article Abstract:Mr Gardner writes questioning the designation of ESMERALDA'S rig as that of 'barquentine' as reported by journalists. He claims it is a topsail schooner. His letter was referred to Mr Henderson for comment. After describing the history of the vessel Mr Henderson writes that the unorthodox rig should be called barquentine schooner in line with the Chilean navy's practice.

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