Southern Cross (Ship : 1955-2003)

A 20204 gross tons steam turbine all-passenger ship built by Harland & Wolff of Belfast in 1955 for the Shaw Savil & Albion Line for use on the United Kingdom to New Zealand service. In 1973 the ship was sold, refurbished and continued life as a cruise ship under a new name. It was sold for scrap in 2003.

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Date: 1964 From: Finnis, Henry John, fl 1885-1971 : Personal travel diary scrapbooks Ref: MSY-5711 Description: Volume three of a three-volume account of the round the world journey of Finnis and his wife, Nellie, continuing from when they left Wellington in Jul 1958, ...
Date: 1964 From: Finnis, Henry John, fl 1885-1971 : Personal travel diary scrapbooks Ref: MSY-5711 Description: Volume three of a three-volume account of the round the world journey of Finnis and his wife, Nellie, continuing from when they left Wellington in Jul 1958, ...
Date: 1964 From: Finnis, Henry John, fl 1885-1971 : Personal travel diary scrapbooks Ref: MSY-5709 Description: Volume one of a three-volume account of the round the world journey in 1957 of Finnis with his wife, Nellie, beginning in England and continuing with their e...
Date: 1964 From: Finnis, Henry John, fl 1885-1971 : Personal travel diary scrapbooks Ref: MSY-5709 Description: Volume one of a three-volume account of the round the world journey in 1957 of Finnis with his wife, Nellie, beginning in England and continuing with their e...
Date: [Between 1954 and 1968] From: Salmon, J T :Albums, album pages and loose prints By: Salmon, John Tenison, 1910-1999 Ref: PA1-q-200 Description: Album of photographs, some prints, some contacts from 35mm film, taken by Professor John Salmon in Wellington. Most of the images describe his use of differe...
Date: [Between 1954 and 1968] From: Salmon, J T :Albums, album pages and loose prints By: Salmon, John Tenison, 1910-1999 Ref: PA1-q-200 Description: Album of photographs, some prints, some contacts from 35mm film, taken by Professor John Salmon in Wellington. Most of the images describe his use of differe...
Date: [Between 1955 and 1961] From: Salmon, J T :Albums, album pages and loose prints By: Salmon, John Tenison, 1910-1999 Ref: PA1-q-209 Description: Album of photographs taken by John Tenison Salmon, including many contacts from 35 mm film, chiefly related to Wellington Camera Club outings. Others relatin...
Date: [Between 1955 and 1961] From: Salmon, J T :Albums, album pages and loose prints By: Salmon, John Tenison, 1910-1999 Ref: PA1-q-209 Description: Album of photographs taken by John Tenison Salmon, including many contacts from 35 mm film, chiefly related to Wellington Camera Club outings. Others relatin...
Date: 195? From: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef :New Zealand scenery By: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef, 1914-1989 Ref: PA12-0031 Description: Quantity: 18 colour original transparency/ies (35mm).
Date: 195? From: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef :New Zealand scenery By: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef, 1914-1989 Ref: PA12-0031 Description: Quantity: 18 colour original transparency/ies (35mm).
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...
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...
Date: 196? From: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef :New Zealand scenery By: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef, 1914-1989 Ref: PA12-0027 Description: Quantity: 17 colour original transparency/ies (35mm).
Date: 196? From: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef :New Zealand scenery By: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef, 1914-1989 Ref: PA12-0027 Description: Quantity: 17 colour original transparency/ies (35mm).
Date: Oct 1957 From: Finnis, Henry John, fl 1885-1971 : Personal travel diary scrapbooks Ref: MSY-5710 Description: Volume two of a three-volume compilation of the round the world journey of Finnis and his wife, Nellie, in 1957 beginning from Durban to Perth, then Melbourn...
Date: Oct 1957 From: Finnis, Henry John, fl 1885-1971 : Personal travel diary scrapbooks Ref: MSY-5710 Description: Volume two of a three-volume compilation of the round the world journey of Finnis and his wife, Nellie, in 1957 beginning from Durban to Perth, then Melbourn...
Date: 1956-1958 By: Hobbs, Charles W, active 1957 Ref: MSX-5911-5912 Description: Photograph album with photographs, postcards and newspaper cuttings illustrating the around the World trip. Includes photographs of Fiji, Welllington, Sydney...
Date: 1956-1958 By: Hobbs, Charles W, active 1957 Ref: MSX-5911-5912 Description: Photograph album with photographs, postcards and newspaper cuttings illustrating the around the World trip. Includes photographs of Fiji, Welllington, Sydney...
Date: 5 April 1995 - 05 Apr 1995 From: British assisted immigrants oral history project By: Werren, Angela, 1941- Ref: OHInt-0817-11 Description: Oral history interview with Angela Werren, born 25th July 1941 in Cheadle, Cheshire. Talks about family background. Mentions family moving to Belfast and Gla...
Date: 5 April 1995 - 05 Apr 1995 From: British assisted immigrants oral history project By: Werren, Angela, 1941- Ref: OHInt-0817-11 Description: Oral history interview with Angela Werren, born 25th July 1941 in Cheadle, Cheshire. Talks about family background. Mentions family moving to Belfast and Gla...
Date: 1958 - 1960 By: Barnao, Giuseppe Antonio, 1926- Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1958/1960-Barnao Description: Includes ephemera collected during the following voyages: 1958: New Zealand Shipping Company. "Rangitiki", Wellington 16 July 1958 - Southampton 15 August 19...
Date: 1958 - 1960 By: Barnao, Giuseppe Antonio, 1926- Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1958/1960-Barnao Description: Includes ephemera collected during the following voyages: 1958: New Zealand Shipping Company. "Rangitiki", Wellington 16 July 1958 - Southampton 15 August 19...
Date: 5 April 1996 - 05 Apr 1996 From: British assisted immigrants oral history project By: Donoghue, Vera Ann, 1942- Ref: OHInt-0817-04 Description: Oral history interview with Vera Donoghue (nee Ross), born 26th March 1942, in Rotherhithe, London. Talks about the area she grew up in. Discusses the commer...
Date: 5 April 1996 - 05 Apr 1996 From: British assisted immigrants oral history project By: Donoghue, Vera Ann, 1942- Ref: OHInt-0817-04 Description: Oral history interview with Vera Donoghue (nee Ross), born 26th March 1942, in Rotherhithe, London. Talks about the area she grew up in. Discusses the commer...
Date: 1960 - 1966 From: [Menus and restaurant ephemera of quarto size] Ref: Eph-B-DINING-1960/1966 Description: Includes: 1960s: Monde Marie (Coffee bar) :Monde Marie; fine food at fair prices at Marie's little coffee shop ... here we are, just half a minute from Court...
Date: 1960 - 1966 From: [Menus and restaurant ephemera of quarto size] Ref: Eph-B-DINING-1960/1966 Description: Includes: 1960s: Monde Marie (Coffee bar) :Monde Marie; fine food at fair prices at Marie's little coffee shop ... here we are, just half a minute from Court...
Date: 1961-1962 From: Gee, Maurice Gough, 1931- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8732-051 Description: Letters written by Gee to his mother from aboard Castel Felice en route to Europe, Jan-Feb 1961, London, 1961-1962, Spain, 1961 and aboard the Southern Cross...
Date: 1961-1962 From: Gee, Maurice Gough, 1931- : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8732-051 Description: Letters written by Gee to his mother from aboard Castel Felice en route to Europe, Jan-Feb 1961, London, 1961-1962, Spain, 1961 and aboard the Southern Cross...
Date: 1955 By: Shaw, Savill & Albion Company Ltd Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1955-Southern-Cross Description: Includes: Menus with front covers showing English buildings, all illustrations by G R Ratcliff: St James Palace London (21 October 1955, Dinner), Ely Cathedr...
Date: 1955 By: Shaw, Savill & Albion Company Ltd Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-1955-Southern-Cross Description: Includes: Menus with front covers showing English buildings, all illustrations by G R Ratcliff: St James Palace London (21 October 1955, Dinner), Ely Cathedr...
Date: 1962 - 1972 By: Shaw, Savill & Albion Company Ltd Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-SS-1960s-01 Description: Cocktail sticks, each with image on label. Images include: SS Gothic on the Royal Commonwealth tour 1953-1954 Traditional Tahitian dance SS Southern Cross - ...
Date: 1962 - 1972 By: Shaw, Savill & Albion Company Ltd Ref: Eph-A-SHIP-SS-1960s-01 Description: Cocktail sticks, each with image on label. Images include: SS Gothic on the Royal Commonwealth tour 1953-1954 Traditional Tahitian dance SS Southern Cross - ...
Overseas terminal, Wellington, with the ships Rangatira and Southern Cross
Date: [1960s] From: Winder, Duncan, 1919-1970: Architectural photographs Ref: DW-1463-F Description: Looking over the boat harbour towards the overseas terminal, Oriental Bay, Wellington. The ships Southern Cross (left) and Rangatira are visible. Photograph...
Overseas terminal, Wellington, with the ships Rangatira and Southern Cross
Date: [1960s] From: Winder, Duncan, 1919-1970: Architectural photographs Ref: DW-1463-F Description: Looking over the boat harbour towards the overseas terminal, Oriental Bay, Wellington. The ships Southern Cross (left) and Rangatira are visible. Photograph...
Ship Southern Cross, Wellington Harbour
Date: ca 1955 From: Wilkinson, James Douglas :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/4-018292-F Description: The passenger ship `Southern Cross' in Wellington Harbour, circa 1955. Photograph taken by James Douglas Wilkinson. Dated according to information from back...
Ship Southern Cross, Wellington Harbour
Date: ca 1955 From: Wilkinson, James Douglas :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/4-018292-F Description: The passenger ship `Southern Cross' in Wellington Harbour, circa 1955. Photograph taken by James Douglas Wilkinson. Dated according to information from back...
Ship Southern Cross, Wellington Harbour
Date: [ca 1955] From: Wilkinson, James Douglas :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/4-018293-F Description: The passenger ship `Southern Cross' in Wellington Harbour, circa 1955. Photograph taken by James Douglas Wilkinson. Dated according to information from back...
Ship Southern Cross, Wellington Harbour
Date: [ca 1955] From: Wilkinson, James Douglas :Shipping negatives Ref: 1/4-018293-F Description: The passenger ship `Southern Cross' in Wellington Harbour, circa 1955. Photograph taken by James Douglas Wilkinson. Dated according to information from back...
A large crowd watches the passenger ship Southern Cross pull out from the wharf at Wellington
Date: 1955 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1955/0884-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Other - original negative sleeve reads "Southern Cross ...
A large crowd watches the passenger ship Southern Cross pull out from the wharf at Wellington
Date: 1955 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1955/0884-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Other - original negative sleeve reads "Southern Cross ...