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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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: Aug-Oct 1894 From: Hall, John (Sir), 1824-1907 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1784-208 Description: Correspondents entered in the Name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
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: 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...
Date: 1897 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to ships and shipping companies, mainly on voyages to New Zealand. 1800s] Ref: Eph-B-SHIP-1889-01 Description: Cover shows an inset of a sailing ship, and a full-length portrait of a Maori man standing beside Lake Taupo. The back cover shows a world map, and there is ...
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: 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: [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: 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 ...
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: 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...
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: 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...
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...
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: 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 ...
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...