Shipwrecks - New Zealand - Wellington Region

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Date: Sep-Oct 1996, Jul 1997 - 08 Sep 1996 - 24 Jul 1996 By: Holloway, Judith Bryers, 1935-; Martin, William A, 1923-2007 Ref: OHColl-0307/1 Description: In the first tape William Martin, also known as Bill and `Pincher' recalls some yarns before commencing his life story. In one of these stories he recalls an...
Date: 1913 From: [Postcards collected by May Stephens. 1900-1920s] By: Tanner Brothers Ltd (Publishers) Ref: Eph-POSTCARD-Stephens-16 Description: Shows a photograph of a single-funnelled steamship on rocks, as seen from the rocky foreground. Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard.. Phy...
Date: 10 Apr 1968 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 35mm-01155-F Description: Survivors from the Wahine shipwreck, Seatoun, Wellington. Salvation Army members assist. Photographs taken on 10 April 1968, by an unidentified Evening Post ...
Date: 10 April 1968 From: Teague, Warwick Roger, 1940-1977 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-1692 Description: Photographs of the rescue of 'Wahine' passengers, taken 10 April 1968 by Warwick Teague Quantity: 7 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Descriptio...
Date: ca 1866-1888 By: Cresswell, Diana, active 2000; Davis, William Henry Whitmore, 1812-1901; Wrigglesworth, James Dacie, 1836-1906; Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm) Ref: PAColl-6229 Description: 1 mounted print showing Wright's farm; 1 mounted albumen print by J D Wrigglesworth showing an unidentified scene; 3 mounted albumen prints by Wrigglesworth ...
Date: 10 Sep 1845 By: Knowles, John, 1823-1891 Ref: MS-Papers-5835 Description: Comprises original and two typescript copies of a letter from David Lewis of Wellington to John Knowles re current state of both Wellington and New Zealand, ...
Wreck of the ship Oliver Lang, at Kaiwharawhara, Wellington
Date: [ca 1863] Ref: 1/2-060122-F Description: Wreck of the ship Oliver Lang, at Kaiwharawhara, Wellington, circa 1863. The tollgate, and a hotel (centre), are visible. Photographer unidentified. The tol...
Date: [ca 1863] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP-3028-1/4-G Description: Wreck of the ship Oliver Lang, at Kaiwharawhara, Wellington. Copy negative made between 1927 and 1932 by an Evening Post staff photographer, from an original...
Date: 1968-1973 Ref: PA-Group-00913 Description: Comprises photographic colour slides relating to the sinking and salvage work on the Interislander ferry TEV 'Wahine'. Taken by Phil Renouf after 10 April 19...
Date: 19 Apr 1968 By: Hanna, Joy, active 1968-1987 Ref: MS-Papers-11028 Description: Letter written 19 Apr 1968 by Ada Woolf to her family in which she details her experiences as a passenger on board the inter-island ferry `Wahine' on 10 Apr...
Hikitia floating crane lifting a portion of the ferry Wahine, Wellington
Date: 1976 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 35mm-00036-b-F Description: Hikitia floating crane lifting a portion of the shipwrecked ferry 'Wahine' from Wellington Harbour in 1976. Photograph taken by an unidentified Evening Post...
Aerial view of the wreck of the Wahine, lying on its side in Wellington Harbour
Date: [ca 10 Apr 1968] Ref: 1/2-056549-F Description: Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Date: 11 Feb 1992, 13 Feb 1992, 17 Feb 1992 - 11 Feb 1992 - 17 Feb 1992 From: Hobson Wharf Auckland Maritime Museum Oral History Project By: Daniel, Barney Thomas, 1911-1997 Ref: OHInt-0332-06 Description: Outlines life as young man and maritime experiences. Talks in detail about family. Details life of great grandfather John James Stanaway, the first registere...
Date: 1993 By: New Zealand. Ministry of Civil Defence; Manson, Heugh Cecil Drummond, 1941- Ref: OHColl-0092 Description: Interviews with two passengers and two crew members about their experiences during the sinking of the 'Wahine' in Wellington Harbour on 10 April 1968. Interv...
Date: 2008, 2016-2018, and date unknown By: Wahine 50 Charitable Trust Ref: ATL-Group-00368 Description: Collection comprises documentation relating to survivor stories and/or recollections of passengers, crew, rescuers, witnesses, and locals concerning the "Wah...
Date: 1968 By: Cutten, James Leonard Beechworth, 1911-1998; Salem Publishing Company; C M Banks Ltd Ref: C-079-011 Description: Shows a lifeboat full of survivors in the foreground, being pulled ashore at Seatoun, the storm in full swing, the ferry Wahine half sunk on the rocks in the...
Date: 18 Jul 1862 By: Searancke, William Nicholas, 1817?-1904 Ref: MS-Papers-5832 Description: Letter from ?G Eliott Eliott (name indecipherable) to Searancke, from Auckland, re government matters, gold discovery in Coromandel and the wreck of the `Whi...
Date: [ca 1920s] From: Thorley, W H :Photographs Ref: 1/2-070392-F Description: Wreck of the Hydrabad on Waitarere Beach, circa 1920s, photographed by W H Thorley. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Wreck of the ship Hydrabad at Waitarere Beach
Date: [ca 1905-1910s] Ref: 1/2-075568-F Description: Wreck of the Hydrabad at Waitarere Beach. Taken by an unidentified photographer, circa 1905. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Fi...
Wreck of the Hydrabad on Waitarere Beach
Date: 1958 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-5469-050 Description: Wreck of the Hydrabad on Waitarere Beach. Taken for the New Zealand Free Lance by an unidentified photographer, in 1958. Quantity: 1 b&w original photograph...