Pamir (Ship)

Sailing ship, originally of Finnish registry; captured and impressed into New Zealand merchant marine ca 1940. Went down off the Azores with only 2 survivors (Source for latter piece of info: OHInt-0056/05)

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Date: 1990 From: [Calendars for the year 1990, of approximately A3 size. 1989]. By: Darroch, Duncan, 1888-1967; Gibb, John, 1831-1909; Jackson, Gainor, 1893-1975; Robertson, Thomas (Capt), 1819-1873; Wellington Harbour Board. Maritime Museum; Wilkinson, Norman, 1878-1971; Wynn, Colin C, active 1970s-1980s Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1990-01 Description: Calendar of six openings shows reproduction of marine paintings: January-February: "Port Chalmers" by T Robertson, 1866. March-April: "Lambton Harbour" by Jo...
Date: [ca 1950s] From: Hall Raine Collection :Photographs of ships Ref: PAColl-0818-1 Description: 17 images: 15 photographs of the ships as named as well as the Corinthic, Taioma, Gothic, Port Hobart, Orkanger, Paroto and Maori. Also included are a view...
Date: 1944-1961 By: Jenkin, Robert, active 2002 Ref: PAColl-4312 Description: Collection comprises: Coast guard launch no1, Manakau, a 22 ft hard chine launch built late 1930s of demolition kauri by the sons of A J Jenkin, photographed...
Date: 1931 - 1999 - 1941 By: Darch, Malcolm D, 1950-; New Zealand Pamir Association Ref: F-093-1 Description: Broadside plan view of the Pamir, in sail, showing the Finnish ensign Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Laser copy(?) on paper, 740 x 1335 mm Tra...
Date: ca1941 Ref: PAColl-5835 Description: Views of the Pamir Quantity: 1 photocopy/ies laser print with 2 images.
Date: 1989 By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: E-279-q-122 Description: Cartoon showing Jack Churchouse, curator of the Wellington Maritime Museum, seated at his desk and surrounded by a collection of nautical artefacts, painting...
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).
Carrying a sail aboard the Pamir
Date: 1947 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-8163-14 Description: After being checked by the sail makers this sail is being carried along the deck of the ship Pamir before being placed below deck. Shows Graeme Sheppard on t...
George Gunn repairing a sail aboard the ship Pamir, Wellington
Date: 1947 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-7171-10 Description: George Gunn repairing a sail on the ship 'Pamir', Wellington, 1947, before its trip to Britain. Free Lance photograph. Photographer unidentified. This imag...
Graeme Sheppard working on a jigger staysail aboard the ship Pamir, Wellington
Date: 1947 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-7171-18 Description: Graeme Sheppard working on a jigger staysail on board the ship 'Pamir', Wellington Harbour, 1947. The 'Pamir' was due to leave for Britain. Free Lance photo...
The barque Pamir entering Auckland Harbour
Date: [circa 2 February 1938] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Powell, Arthur Walter, 1893-1970 Ref: PAColl-5469-020 Description: The barque Pamir entering Auckland Harbour, circa 2 February 1938. North Head is in the background. Photograph taken by A W Powell. Published in the New Zea...
From: Bristow, A (Mrs) :Photographs and negatives of Wellington scenes By: Bristow, Arda, active 1989 Ref: NegColl-244 Description: Quantity: 130 b&w original negative(s) (approximately).
Aerial view of the ship Pamir
Date: [ca 17 April 1947] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 2 Ref: PAColl-5584-18 Description: The barque Pamir, circa 1947. An aerial view off Sydney Heads en route to Wellington. Inscriptions: Verso - Set of 4 accepted for pub. 17/4/47; Verso - 4. M...
Date: 15 Apr 1992 From: Hobson Wharf Auckland Maritime Museum Oral History Project By: Gunn, George (Captain), active 1940s-1990s Ref: OHInt-0332-08 Description: George Gunn backgrounds family and growing up in Wellington. Discusses the Pamir, his first ship 1944-1947 and mentions Warrick Dunsford. Talks about positio...
Date: 1864-2003 From: Craig, Elsdon Walter Grant, 1917-1980 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-8066-04 Description: Monument to Captain Cook at Calfont St Giles, England; documents relating to the 1918 influenza epidemic; ancient Maori artifacts; Opanaki Hotel; a pallisade...
Date: From 1911 to 1949 From: Adkin, George Leslie, 1888-1964 :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua Ref: PA1-o-007 Description: Black & white photographs of the Wellington area, Vol 1 (images 1-240), taken by G L Adkin between 1911 and 1949. Earlier images include the house Fern Hill ...
Date: Aug 2001 From: Rhodes, Valerie June, 1932- : Spencer and Rhodes family histories Ref: MSX-8196 Description: Reminiscence of this early years growing up in Mount Victoria, Wellington, and teenage years spent in Lyall Bay, Wellington. Describes the family homes at D...
The sailing ship Pamir
Date: 3 August 1946 By: Wells, Robert Ernest, 1905-2006; Henderson, M J, active 1974 Ref: 1/2-050313-F Description: The sailing ship Pamir on the morning of 3 August, 1946. Shows her alongside the coal wharf, Union Bay, Vancouver Island. Photograph taken by R E Wells. Qua...
Date: 1960 - 1970 From: Various artists :Reproductions of ship portraits by W W Stewart and J E Hobbs. 1960s-1970s] Ref: A-467-012 Description: Shows the ship 'Aorangi II' in calm water. Land is visible in the distance. The sailing ship 'Pamir' is also shown. Information from the back of the image sa...
Date: 1940s-1979 From: Rowland, Lorna Waring, 1908-1988: Papers and photographs By: Dominion (Newspaper); New Zealand free lance (Newspaper) Ref: PAColl-2552-08 Description: Photographs, some taken by Lorna Rowland and some by other photographers, in New Zealand in the 1940s and 1950s. Includes photographs of the Harbour Defence...