Wahine (Ship : 1966-1968)

Inter island ferry, and second ship of that name, owned by the Union Steam Ship Company. Wrecked off Barretts Reef, Wellington Harbour, 10 April 1968.

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Date: 1966 Ref: Eph-C-FERRY-1966-01 Description: Brochure advertising the Wellington - Lyttelton ferry service with the two vessels 'Wahine' and 'Maori'. Shows an illustration of the 'Wahine', a section thr...
Date: 1967-1968 From: New Zealand Seamen's Union : Records Ref: 80-307-56/20 Description: Telegrams of condolence, correspondence, photographs of coastline from Eastborne to Pencarrow, Laurie Sayers Appeal, requisition lists, etc Quantity: 1 fold...
Date: 19 Apr 1968 By: Hanna, Joy, active 1968-1987 Ref: MS-Papers-11028 Description: Letter written 19 Apr 1968 by Ada Woolf to her family in which she details her experiences as a passenger on board the inter-island ferry `Wahine' on 10 Apr...
Date: Sep-Oct 1996, Jul 1997 - 08 Sep 1996 - 24 Jul 1996 By: Holloway, Judith Bryers, 1935-; Martin, William A, 1923-2007 Ref: OHColl-0307/1 Description: In the first tape William Martin, also known as Bill and `Pincher' recalls some yarns before commencing his life story. In one of these stories he recalls an...
Date: 2000 By: Martin, Justin, active 1990-2000 Ref: MS-Papers-6961 Description: Fifth form school project on the 1968 `Wahine' disaster by Justin Martin who interviewed survivors and other people involved in it; transcriptions of letters...
Date: 1968 From: Dawson, Elliot Watson, 1930- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-10779-111 Description: Folder contains an offprint of an article `The anatomy of a casualty - the loss of the Wahine', by A N Cockroft, a diagram of a section of the ship, with an...
Date: 1966 By: Munro, Colin, active 1966 Ref: PAColl-1648 Description: Original negatives deposited at HMNZS Philomel Quantity: 4 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: [ca 1920]-1968 From: Dawson, Elliot Watson, 1930- :Photographs Ref: PAColl-9897-6 Description: Includes - The bridge of the `Wahine' salvaged and resting on a wharf at Wellington, 1968. The images record the marine growth on the bridge structure a few...
Date: 10 Apr 1968 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 35mm-01155-F Description: Survivors from the Wahine shipwreck, Seatoun, Wellington. Salvation Army members assist. Photographs taken on 10 April 1968, by an unidentified Evening Post ...
Date: 10 April 1968 From: Teague, Warwick Roger, 1940-1977 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-1692 Description: Photographs of the rescue of 'Wahine' passengers, taken 10 April 1968 by Warwick Teague Quantity: 7 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Descriptio...
Date: 1968-1973 Ref: PA-Group-00913 Description: Comprises photographic colour slides relating to the sinking and salvage work on the Interislander ferry TEV 'Wahine'. Taken by Phil Renouf after 10 April 19...
Date: 1940 By: New Zealand. Tourist and Publicity Department; Southerwood, Marion, active 1988 Ref: PAColl-1129 Description: Quantity: 11 b&w original photographic print(s) in one envelope.
Date: 1968 By: Cutten, James Leonard Beechworth, 1911-1998; Salem Publishing Company; C M Banks Ltd Ref: C-079-011 Description: Shows a lifeboat full of survivors in the foreground, being pulled ashore at Seatoun, the storm in full swing, the ferry Wahine half sunk on the rocks in the...
Date: [ca 1939-1945], [ca 1960s-1970s] From: Cooper, Charles Stanley, 1920-1999 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-10283 Description: Photographic prints relating to Charlie Cooper. Images show him in group portraits as a pilot during during World War II; also as a journalist circa 1960s-19...
Date: 1996 By: Mapp, Lesley, active 1967-1995 Ref: MS-Papers-5549 Description: Comprises three letters (1) from Margaret, Miramar, describing the effects of the storm that wrecked the `Wahine' on her family and house; (2) from Bicky Wan...
Date: [ca 1960s] From: Ingle, Alfred John, 1917-2003 :Colour slides of New Zealand and a world trip Ref: PA12-6988 Description: Photographs of Wellington taken ca 1960s by John Ingle. Includes views of Gothic (Ship) burnt, Wahine wreck, Barneys, Lyall Bay, Oriental Bay, Evans Bay, Old...
Date: 1968 From: New Zealand Seamen's Union : Records Ref: 80-307-76/7 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1975 - 1981 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: C-132-790/809 Description: Includes cartoons about sharks at the beach, Uri Geller, a Wahine Memorial park, political candidates bombarded with vegetables which are then reclaimed by t...
Date: 14-21 August 1998 - 14 Aug 1999 - 17 Aug 1999 From: Trade union oral history project By: O'Sullivan, John Doyle, 1912-2003 Ref: OHInt-0478/39 Description: John (Jack) O'Sullivan born Wellington of Irish parents. Recalls living in a Railway house in Plimmerton; leaving school in 1927 and first job of bricklaying...
Date: 1968 From: New Zealand Seamen's Union : Records Ref: 80-307-56/21 Description: Laurie Sayers, member of the NZ Seamen's Union, lost his life during the Wahine disaster Quantity: 1 folder(s).