New Zealand Maritime Index



Source: New Zealand Marine News
Reference ID:5004002
Publisher:New Zealand Ship and Marine Society
Year2002
Volume50
Number4
Page:186-192
Title: The Name Through the Years - 42: "Kaituna"
Author: Laxon, W.A.
Abstract: Describes six vessels that over the years have carried the name KAITUNA. There are various possible sources for this name, but it is usually associated with the river which flows from Lake Rotoiti into the Bay of Plenty at Maketu. The vessels range from launches to deep-sea cargo ships and date from 1874 to 1956.
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