Tongariro (Ship : 1883-1897)

Single screw steam ship with clipper bow of 4200 tons, was built in 1883 by John Elder & Co., for the New Zealand Shipping Co. Chartered by the Beaver Line in 1897, and then to B.I.S. Vav Co. and renamed Zibenghla. See Ships with New Zealand Associations (Vol 3, p 17)

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Date: 1882-1929 From: Christensen family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-2243-02A Description: Includes description of his voyage to New Zealand on board the Tongariro Sep-Nov 1886 Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss (photocopy)
RMS Tongariro in Port Chalmers harbour, with tugboat
Date: [between 1883-1897] From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/1-003436-G Description: RMS Tongariro in Port Chalmers harbour, with tugboat, with smoke blowing from its funnel. Photograph taken by David Alexander De Maus. Inscriptions: Photog...
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: 1884 By: Burnett, Jane, -1915 Ref: MS-Papers-1584 Description: Diary kept by Burnett on board SS `Tongariro' on voyage to England; she describes social life and fellow passengers Source of title - Supplied Quantity: 1 ...
Date: 1 Mar-15 Apr 1884 By: Blackadder, David, 1848-1936 Ref: MS-Papers-6501 Description: Comprises photocopy of the original shipboard diary of the voyage of the Tongariro, together with a typed transcript and explanatory notes made in 1999 by Te...
Date: 1898 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to ships and shipping companies, mainly on voyages to New Zealand. 1800s] By: New Zealand Shipping Company Ltd. Ref: Eph-B-SHIP-1898-01 Description: Pamphlet advertising the sailings of four ships: the "Kaikoura" (commander F Forbes), "Tongariro" (Commander F Mayoss), "Ruahine" (Commander J E Bone) and "R...
Photographic copy of a watercolour of the ship Tongariro, painted by David Ogilvie Robertson
Date: [188-?] By: Robertson, David Ogilvie, 1850?-1920 Ref: 1/2-112174-F Description: Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Date: [Circa 1870s to 1880s] By: Edmund Wheeler & Son (Firm) Ref: PA1-o-533 Description: New Zealand views taken circa 1870s to 1880s by E Wheeler & Son. Scenes include both North Island and South Island views, and all places named are listed abo...
Date: 1891-1900 By: Spackman, Herbert, 1864-1949 Ref: MS-Papers-1788 Description: Comprises extracts from letters to his fiancee in England during voyage to New Zealand on board the `Tongariro', and from Napier and Wellington (1891). Also ...
Date: 1876-1949 From: New Zealand Shipping Company : Records Ref: MS-Papers-1148-23 Description: Includes; Report and balance sheet, NZ Grain Agency & Mercantile Co, 19 May 1885; list of officers, nd; promotional brochure - Federal-Joulder-Shire Lines, 1...
Date: between 1883-1897 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/1-003437-G Description: RMS Tongariro at Port Chalmers. Photograph taken by David Alexander De Maus. Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - top left - Tongariro Single screw ...
Date: 1887 By: Williams, Arthur Scott, active 1887 Ref: MSY-6107 Description: Mr Williams collected all the ephemera material from his voyage out on the Rimutaka including a plan of the ship and his ticket, menus, passenger lists etc.,...
Date: 14 Oct 1897 - 1 Apr 1898 By: Nicholson, Hugh Blomfield, 1866-1957 Ref: MSX-9427 Description: Journal of Captain Hugh Blomfield Nicholson for the period 14 October 1897 to 1 April 1898 describing his travels from London to New Zealand, including voyag...
New Zealand Shipping Company :S.S. "Tongariro". Breakfast [menu]. 2.4.1896
Date: 1896 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to ships and shipping companies, mainly on voyages to New Zealand. 1890 -1899] Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1896-02 Description: Menu lists porridge, grilled sardines, mutton chops & chips, fried eggs & bacon, sausages & mashed potatoes, devilled fowl, curry & rice, hominy cakes, and c...
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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: 1 Mar-15 Apr 1884 By: Blackadder, David, 1848-1936 Ref: MS-Group-1557 Description: The original shipboard diary of the voyage of the Tongariro by David Blackadder. The diary records daily events from 1 Mar to 23 March, and weather and prog...
Date: 1886-1887 By: Jonson, F Ashton, active 1886-1887 Ref: MSX-3300 Description: Journal detailing trip on the Tongariro to New Zealand including time spent in the country. Includes comments on Maori and critical comments of Froude's Oce...
Ships, including the Tongariro and the Grafton, at Queens Wharf, Wellington
Date: [between ca 1881-1887] From: Williams, Edgar Richard, 1891-1983: Negatives, lantern slides, stereographs, colour transparencies, monochrome prints, photographic ephemera Ref: 1/1-025515-G Description: Ships, including the Tongariro (far left) and the Grafton (with diamond on funnel) at Queens Wharf, Wellington, in the 1880s. Photograph taken by William Wi...
Date: [ca 1970s] From: Beach family : Genealogical and personal papers of the Beach and Woodward families Ref: 89-266-4/09 Description: Includes photocopied pages from Rutherford & Skinner's book re early New Plymouth and shipping; shipping cards (index) re Arawa, Tongariro, Hermione, Stratha...
Date: 1888 From: Hoare, E A, fl 1887-1888 :Drawings, watercolour sketches, photographs and notes of E A Hoare, Artiste, on board 'S S Tongariro'. December 1887 to March 1888 Ref: E-955-f-006-2 Description: A view of Port Chalmers from the harbour. Various boats are anchored in the water. The spire of Iona Church can be seen on the right. Caption under the drawi...