Wanganella (Ship)

9576-ton liner built for the Huddard Parker Company. Launched 1929. Sailed between Australia and New Zealand from 1933 to 1962. Served as an Australian hospital ship during the Second World War. Hit Barrett's Reef, Wellington, at 11.30 pm 19 January 1947. Served as Deep Cove Manapouri hostel ship from 1963 to 1970. The doctor on board at that time was Dr W B Reekie, and before him Dr A Milton (see cutting at Eph-B-SHIP-1967). Scrapped 1970.

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Date: 1930 - 1939 By: Matthews, Marmaduke, 1885?-1949 Ref: A-385-014 Description: Shows the T.S.M.V. "Wanganella" at Milford Sound with Mitre Peak in the background. Other Titles - New Zealand Other Titles - Twin Screw Motor Vessel Inscr...
Date: 1937 From: [Ephemera of octavo size relating to ships and shipping companies, mainly on voyages to and around New Zealand. 1937-1938] By: Unity Press Ltd; Averi, Peter Warwick, 1934- Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1937-01 Description: Cover shows a circular inset image of the ship in Milford Sound. Inside is a dinner menu. The captain was Commander George B Bates. Quantity: 1 colour art p...
Wanganella trip to Milford Sound
Date: 1932 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-10225-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
Wanganella trip to Mitre Peak, Milford Sound
Date: 1932 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-10223-F Description: Photograph taken by Leo White. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, ¼ plate
The ship Wanganella in Milford Sound
Date: [194-?] From: Raine, William Hall, 1892-1955 :Negatives of New Zealand towns and scenery, and Fiji Ref: PAColl-3071-1-05 Description: The ship Wanganella in Milford Sound, Southland, with Sheerdown Peak behind. Photograph taken circa 1940s by William Hall Raine. Quantity: 1 b&w original ph...
Date: 1934 By: Yaldwyn, Edwin Percy, 1872?-1939 Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1934 Description: Includes: 01. Monowai (Ship. 1930-1960) :Farewell dinner & fancy dress ball, Tennyson Inlet, March 6th, 1934. Menu. [Printed by] C.S.W. Ltd, Wellington. 02. ...
Date: [n d] By: Orr, Russell William, 1916-1977; Ayre, E (Mrs), active 1976 Ref: PAColl-0295 Description: Nelson Harbour, the Wanganella at a wharf, and two photographs of a D Class locomotive under steam (one taken by Russell Orr). Arrangement: This collection ...
Date: 1896-1960 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2498-2499 Description: Comprise selections relating to Australia and New Zealand from the Cherwell, Cripps, Emmott and Nuffield papers, and Fabian Society records, and material on ...
Date: March 1957, 2 April 1957, April 1958 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: PA12-7719 Description: Transparencies of ships in Auckland, taken 1957-1958 by Whites Aviation. Comprises views of 'Orsova', 'Southern Cross', and 'Wanganella' with Rangitoto Islan...
The hull of the ship Wanganella under repair at the floating dock in Wellington
Date: [ca Apr 1948] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-8602-31 Description: The hull of the Wanganella under repair at the floating dock in Wellington, near Aotea Quay, circa April 1948. Photographer unidentified. Source of descript...
Date: ca 1890-1961 By: Beale, Noela, 1910-1992; Royle, Greig Gordon, 1913-2005; Tyree Brothers (Firm); Sabrina Studios; S P Andrew Ltd Ref: PAColl-3006 Description: Executive & staff portraits,& some engineering works relating to the firm of William Cable & Co Quantity: 17 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: ca 1955 Ref: PAColl-3133 Description: Quantity: 10 b&w original photographic print(s) in one envelope. Physical Description: Prints 138 x 89mm
Date: 1948 From: Cable Price Downer : Further records Ref: 98-281-3/06 Description: File relating to stranding of the `Wanganella' on Barrett's Reef at the entrance of Wellington Harbour; includes lists of employees and passes issued to thos...
The ship Wanganella under repair at Aotea Quay, Wellington
Date: [ca Feb 1947] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-8602-32 Description: The ship Wanganella under repair at Aotea Quay, Wellington, after hitting Wellington's Barretts Reef in January 1947. Photograph taken circa February 1947, b...
Date: 1934 By: Fitzherbert, Reynold Hall, 1890-1938 Ref: MS-Papers-8877 Description: Journal begins on the 2nd Feb 1934 and is a continuation from Vol 1. Fitzherbert details his daily experiences as he travels from Auckland to Palmerston Nort...
Date: 21 Nov 1943-10 Jun 1944, 2004 By: Stubbs, James Athol, 1922?-1944 Ref: MS-Papers-8101 Description: Transcription by Colin Bassett of diary kept by Gunner James Stubbs in World War Two beginning with an account of his military service from 1940 to 1943 when...
Date: 15 Jul 1998 From: Welsh Society of Wellington Oral History Project By: Wilkins, John, 1925- Ref: OHInt-0728/22 Description: John Wilkins born Abergwili, Carmarthenshire, Wales 1925. Refers to Brynmervyn estate, the largest house in the area. Describes school in Wales, Welsh langua...
Date: 1938 - 1963 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-026 Description: Photographs of Wellington made for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance between 1938 and 1963. Includes photographs of Winter Show buildings after 1956 ...
Date: [ca 1929-1960] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Raine, William Hall, 1892-1955; Smith, Robin Vaughan Francis, 1927-; Whites Aviation Ltd Ref: PAColl-0785-1-125 Description: Photographs published (or considered for publication) in the New Zealand Free Lance, 1947-1960. All have captions or information recorded on the back and mos...
Date: [ca 1948]-1971 From: Coburn, Iris Alma, 1909-1995: Photographs Ref: PA1-o-1839 Description: The album begins with the wedding of Iris Payne to Harry Coburn at an unidentified Wellington church in about 1948. There are a few photographs of the recep...