New Zealand Maritime Index



Source: New Zealand Marine News
Reference ID:4901049
Publisher:New Zealand Ship and Marine Society
Year2000
Volume49
Number1
Page:46
Title: Nautical News: Tory Channel Whaling Station and "Orca"
Author: Pryce, Michael
Abstract: The shore whale factory operated by Perano's at Whekenui, Tory Channel now forms part of a Department of Conservation heritage site. (Vol.48 No.2). The largest and last of their vessels was the whale-catcher ORCA. The article has more details of the base and the vessel.
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