Lifeboats

Life boats, Surf boats
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Date: 1809 - 1831 By: Batty, Robert, -1848 Ref: B-097-005 Description: A three-masted ship about to go beneath the waves, with sailors climbing down ropes into life-boats below, and many already in the water. Proof before lette...
Bracey, O M (Mrs) :Two lifeboats from the steamer "Ventnor" on Omapere Beach photographed by Charles Peet Dawes
Date: October 1902 By: Dawes, Charles Peet, 1867-1947; Bracey, Olive Mary, 1896-1989 Ref: PAColl-5312 Description: The "Ventnor", carrying the bodies of 500 Chinese who died in New Zealand, struck a reef south of Cape Egmont on 27 October 1902 and sank the following day. ...
Date: ca 1920s-1930s Ref: PAColl-4396 Description: Photographs of the saloon deck, the ladies boudoir, a state room, the dining room and the promenade deck of a Bucknall Liner. Also a photograph of a drawing...
Calvert, Samuel, ca 1828-1913 :The burning of the emigrant ship Cospatrick off the Cape of Good Hope [1874]. Auckland, Illustrated New Zealand herald.
Date: 1875 By: Calvert, Samuel, 1828-1913; Illustrated New Zealand Herald (Newspaper) Ref: PUBL-0047-1875-09 Description: The ship Cospatrick in flames, with lifeboats and people in the water around it Extended Title - From Illustrated New Zealand herald, 17 February 1875, p. 9...
Date: 1896 From: [Hodgkins, William Mathew] 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook, 1891-1896] By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: E-496-q-079 Description: A sailor in conversation with a male passenger at the ship's rail. Passengers on the deck of the Mararoa, with a lifeboat on a platform beyond them Quantit...
Date: 1870 By: Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: A-085-020 Description: Shows Admella wrecked between Adelaide and Melbourne, 1859. Names lifeboats including the Portland Lifeboat, Port Adelaide, and Germeint Boat. A coastline ...
Date: 26 August 1913 From: Whiteman, Alan L, fl 2005 :Photographs relating to the Australasian Antarctic Expedition Ref: PAColl-8261-12 Description: View from the 'Tutanekai' of the surf boat being rowed by members of the crew as it pulls up alongside the ship, taken 26 August 1913 Title and date transcr...
Date: [ca 1907-1933] By: Inkster, Lawrence Andrew, 1897-1955; Mascotte Studio; Ring, James, 1856-1939 Ref: PA1-o-1888 Description: Photograph album of shipping movements and shipwrecks at Greymouth, compiled by an unidentified person. Also contains one image of a wreck at Westport. Photo...
Date: 4 January 1910 By: Muir & Moodie (Firm) Ref: PAColl-0504 Description: Four photographs from a numbered series by Muir & Moodie of the passengers and crew of the Waikare both before and after it ran aground on an uncharted rock...
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...
By: Hodgkins, William Mathew, 1833-1898 Ref: B-066-017 Description: Two boats full of men, being rowed out to a small steamer in the middle distance, over rough sea, under a stormy sky Field-Hodgkins Collection, 1967 Quanti...
Date: 1893 From: [Hodgkins, William Mathew] 1833-1898 :[Sketchbook, 1893] Ref: E-497-q-004 Description: Lifeboat in the foreground on the beach with a lighthouse or windmill in the background Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil drawing in ske...
Survivors from the Wahine shipwreck arriving in a lifeboat at Seatoun, Wellington
Date: 10 Apr 1968 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: PAColl-7796-06 Description: Survivors from the Wahine shipwreck arriving in a lifeboat at Seatoun, Wellington, 10 April 1968. Shows policemen assisting. Photograph taken by an unidentif...
Date: 1931 From: Castle family :Photographs Ref: PA1-o-1613 Description: Album relating to journey from New Zealand to England via the Suez Canal. Includes photographs of floral tributes to Zillah prior to her departure; embarkati...
Date: 1883 From: [Walsh, Philip] 1843-1914 :[Bay of Islands sketchbook] 1883-1899. Ref: E-361-q-001/002 Description: The passenger deck of the Clyde, with funnels, lifeboats, people in easy chairs and standing, other chairs and opened hatchtops Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Phy...
Date: 1890 - 1891 From: [Various artists] :[Illustrations of ships and naval actions]. - London [chiefly Illustrated London news, ca 1850]-1911 Ref: A-248-015 Description: Scene showing three sailing ships which have run aground in stormy weather. A lifeboat is coming ashore and there are a large number of people standing in th...
Haylock, Arthur Lagden, 1860-1948 :[View of the deck], Athenic. 1923
Date: 1923 From: Haylock, Arthur Lagden 1860-1948 :[Sketchbooks] Ref: E-292-q-5-020 Description: View of the upper and lower deck with lifeboat suspended from the davit; superstructure, funnels and rigging. The head and shoulders of a man can be sen in t...
Date: 17 Apr 2010 - 8 May 2010 - 08 May 2010 From: Effects of the Wahine Disaster 10 April 1968 oral history project By: Bennett, Philip William, 1944- Ref: OHInt-0976-01 Description: Interview with Philip Bennett, born in Lyttleton in 1944. Talks about his family background and both his father and grandfather having been boilermakers on s...
REDUNDANCY LIFEBOAT... "WOW..! According to Paula Bennett this will keep me afloat for 16 weeks!" 16 December 2008
Date: 2008 From: Emmerson, Rod, 1955- :[Digital cartoons published 3 July 2005 onwards in the New Zealand Herald.] Ref: DCDL-0015008 Description: Shows a man afloat in a small inflatable toy in surging sea. He reads that according to Social Welfare Minister Paula Bennett, the inflatable toy will keep h...
Date: [published circa 1925 and 1926] By: W D & H O Wills Ltd Ref: PA1-o-537 Description: Album containing two sets of cigarette cards published by W.D. & H.O Wills in 1926 (New Zealand. Early scenes & Maori life), and in 1925? (Ships and shipping...