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Northern Steam Ship Company

TANIWHA     1898 - 1939

TANIWHA  1898 - 1939 Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum
TANIWHA leaving Auckland on a Gulf excursion sometime in the 1920s.
Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum

 

Built:

1898

Builder:

R. Logan Snr., Auckland

Official Number:

102302

Tonnage:

263 gross

Type:

Steamer

Entered Fleet:

1898

Left Fleet:

1939

Career:

1898 built for Northern Steam Ship Company Limited and used mainly on the Paeroa service.
1912 August 11th struck snag and sank in Waihou River. Raised.
1930 September 30th struck snag and sank in Waihou River. Raised.
1939 November broken up at Sulphur Beach, Northcode, Auckland.

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