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Source: New Zealand Marine News
Reference ID:1804002
Publisher:New Zealand Ship and Marine Society
Year1967
Volume18
Number4
Page:100-104
Title: Forty Eventful Years. The Paeroa Run was Seldom Dull
Author: Furniss, C A
Abstract: The Northern Steam Ship Company's service from Auckland to Paeroa from 1892 to 1938 focussing on the TANIWHA. Quotations from the ship's log give detail of difficulties due to bad weather, strandings on mud and sand, loading from barges. Anecdotes and direct experience of the vessel add colour to the article.
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