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Northern Steam Ship Company

MANAIA     1912 - 1926

MANAIA  1912 - 1926 Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum

Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum

 

Built:

1898

Builder:

Wm. Denny & Bros., Dumbarton

Official Number:

101481

Tonnage:

1,159 gross

Type:

Steamer

Entered Fleet:

1912

Left Fleet:

1926

Career:

1898 built as the ROTOITI for Union S.S. Company of N.Z. Ltd..
1912 sold to Northern Steam Ship Company and renamed MANAIA.
1926 June 10th, wrecked Slipper Island, Bay of Plenty, without loss of life.

More Information:

There is a 1.4m long builder's half-model of the MANAIA in the New Zealand National Maritime Museum in Auckland. The Museum also has the ship's wheel from the MANAIA on display.

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