Ruapehu (Ship : 1883-1897)

Three masted single-screw steamer of 4163 tons, built by J Elder & Co in 1883, for the New Zealand Shipping Co. Sold to the Beaver Line in 1897. See Ships with New Zealand Associations (Vol 3, p 430. Had minor stranding in Wellington Harbour in 1885 (See photographs in Martin album, at PA1-f-036, p 19).

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Ship Ruapehu
Date: between 1883-1897 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/1-003415-G Description: The ship `Ruapehu', photographed by David Alexander De Maus, between 1883 and 1897, in Port Chalmers harbour. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative...
Date: 1888-1899 By: Yeates, George Henry, active 1888-1899 Ref: MS-Papers-3793 Description: Contains the diary of Yeates' voyage to New Zealand in June-August 1888 aboard the `Ruapehu', a letter dated 1898 written while Yeates was working on a Kario...
Date: 1887 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to ships and shipping companies, mainly on voyages to New Zealand. 1800s] Ref: Eph-B-SHIP-1887-01 Description: A flier advertising voyages from New Zealand to London on New Zealand Shipping Company vessels. Each of the following ships made two voyages from New Zealand...
Date: 9 Aug-6 Oct 1893 From: Bear family : Diaries, notebooks and related material Ref: MSX-6761 Description: Diary kept by Thomas William Bear describing his travels in Scotland, visiting his wife's relations from 9 Aug 1893, then back to England and some of the New...
Officers on board the SS Ruapehu
Date: Sept 1887 From: Curry, Mrs : Photographs from album Ref: 1/2-053172-F Description: Officers on board the SS Ruapehu, September 1887. Officers, location, and photographer, mostly unidentified, apart from Herbert Greenstreet (seated with arms...
Seymour, E J :S.S. Ruapehu
Date: [ca 1885] By: Seymour, E J, active 1885; Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company Ltd Ref: G-669 Description: A broadside view of a steam and sailing ship with three masts; a New Zealand Shipping Company vessel Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Signed E. J Seymou...
Date: 9 Aug-4 Nov 1893 From: Bear family : Diaries, notebooks and related material Ref: MS-Papers-7857-2 Description: Scanned copy of diary kept by Thomas William Bear, together with transcription by Terry Stock, describing his travels in Scotland, visiting his wife's relati...
Date: Jun 1884-Dec 1888 From: Baker, John Holland 1841-1929 : Diaries Ref: MS-0122 Description: Includes brief entries describing voyage from London to Port Chalmers on the `Ruapehu', 14 Feb-30 Mar 1885. A printed passenger list is inserted at the point...
Date: 1882-1885 By: Aldersley family Ref: MS-Papers-4806 Description: Passenger list for the Ruapehu's voyage to NZ 1884, poem by Nathan Aldersley re the voyage of the Ruapehu 1884, and papers relating to the Aldersley and Olds...
Date: 1884, 1895 From: Aldersley family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1942-1 Description: Copy of part of Nathan Aldersley's poem Log of a steerage passenger, per steamer Ruapehu, 1884; copy of David Aldersley's log on board SS Rimutaka, Aug 1895,...
Date: Oct-Nov 1890, 1998-1999 By: Bamford, Philip, active 1890 Ref: MS-Group-0841 Description: Transcriptions of a shipboard diary kept by Bamford who joined the `Ruapehu' at Albert Dock, London, 16 Oct 1890, arriving at the Melbourne docks in late Nov...
Date: 1961 From: Various artists :Reproductions of ship portraits by W W Stewart and J E Hobbs. 1960s-1970s] Ref: A-467-006 Description: Shows the ship 'Ruapehu' in a harbour. Smoke is coming from the chimney. A tugboat is also visible Numbered '9' on the reverse, possibly part of a series ...
The ship Ruapehu
Ref: 1/2-016207-F Description: A painting of the ship Ruapuhu. Location of painting unknown Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 16 Sep-12 Oct 1895 From: Weir, James Harrison, 1922-2012: Papers related to family, friends and research Ref: MS-Papers-4631-3 Description: Diary describes Jemima Symes' trip from Dublin to Cape Town enroute to New Zealand on board the `Ruapehu'. The diary was transcribed by a great-nephew, Alex ...
Date: [Between 1890s and 1900s] From: Hamerton, N & G (Misses), fl 1967 :Photograph albums of Wellington scenes Ref: PA1-o-540 Description: Album of photographs of early Wellington, circa 1880s to 1890s. One view shows the wreck of the Oliver Lang at Kaiwharawhara. Other views of ships show the R...
Date: Jan 1891-Dec 1902 From: Barkas, Frederick, 1854-1932 : Barkas family scrapbooks and papers Ref: MS-Papers-2491-06 Description: Includes a very full description of voyage to Wellington on board the Tongariro, Sep-Nov 1891
Date: 1950 - 1959 By: Clark, Russell Stuart Cedric, 1905-1966; Edwards, Henry Phillip, 1913?-1987; Ellis, Frederick Vincent, 1892-1961; ICI New Zealand; McIntyre, Peter, 1910-1995; Maclennan, Stewart Bell, 1903-1973; Mason, Frank Henry, 1876-1965; New Zealand free lance (Newspaper); Taylor, Ernest Mervyn, 1906-1964; Waghorn, Reginald James, 1898-1987; Woods, George, 1898-1963 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1950s Description: Includes calendars: 1951: Imperial Chemicals (N.Z.) Ltd. The growth of a colony; original pen drawings by Russell Clark. [Calendar 1951]. New Zealand Free La...
Date: 7 May-19 Jun 1887 From: St Andrew's-on-the-Terrace (Wellington) : Records Ref: MS-Papers-2626-17/10 Description: Medical journal kept by the surgeon superintendent, J Lovett de Wolfe. Contains daily entries with a special report regarding the scarlet fever cases at the ...
Date: 22 Sep-9 Nov 1887 By: Clulow, John William, 1854-1927 Ref: MS-Papers-6223 Description: Diary of the voyage from London to Wellington on the ship Ruapehu; gives details of shipboard life, notes on progress made. Includes notes on travel to Eketa...
Date: [Between 1880s and 1890s] From: Field family :Field and Hodgkins family photographs Ref: PA1-q-079 Description: Views of the Otago Region taken by unidentified photographers, circa 1870s to 1895. Many show buildings in Dunedin, including one house `Lisburn House' buil...