Previous Vessel Next Vessel Back to NSS Fleet List New Zealand Maritime Museum

Northern Steam Ship Company

HAUITI     1911 - 1941

HAUITI  1911 - 1941 Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum

Photograph: New Zealand National Maritime Museum

 

Built:

1911

Builder:

G. Niccol, Auckland

Official Number:

130093

Tonnage:

148 gross. 156 gross from 1947.

Type:

Steamer

Entered Fleet:

1911

Left Fleet:

1941

Career:

1911 built for Northern Steam Ship Company. Engines taken from the burnt-out KAPANUI .
1939 September 5th taken over by the Navy as an Examination Ship at Auckland.
1947 sold to South Westland Shipping Company. Converted to a motor ship.
1954 April 24th wrecked Awash Rocks Cook Strait, on passage Motueka-Wellington. No loss of life.

Click Here for information on how to order a photograph

Previous Vessel Next Vessel Back to NSS Fleet List NZ Maritime Museum

Copyright(c) NZMM 2017