New Zealand Maritime Index



Source: New Zealand Marine News
Reference ID:5001003
Publisher:New Zealand Ship and Marine Society
Year2001
Volume50
Number1
Page:16-20
Title: Eckfords and the Blenheim River Trade
Author: Berthold, Martin
Abstract: Discussion of the difficulties encountered by Eckfords in running the shipping service between Wellington and Blenheim in the late 1950s. The search for an extra vessel for the service was not successful.
Descriptor 1: Biographies
Illustration: Captin Isaac Dalziel in the wheelhouse of the scow ECHO leaving Wellington on her last scheduled crossing of the Cook Strait 20 Aug 1965.


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