Wairoa 1919

Wairoa 1919 WAIROA, steamer : Totally wrecked at Tairua on the morning of February 3, 1919. Her crew of eight landed safely. The Wairoa was bound from …

Wanaka 1891

Wanaka 1891 WANAKA, steamer: When bound from the Manukau to New Plymouth the steamer struck on the Puketapu Reef, about three miles south of Waitara and eight …

Ben avon 1093

Ben avon 1093 BEN AVON, barque: On November 11, 1903, a report was received in Wellington that the barque was ashore near Cape Palliser, with all sails set and …

Devon 1913

Devon 1913 DEVON, steamer: When entering Wellington Harbour on the night of August 25, 1913, the steamer went ashore about 8.15 p.m. near the .lowlevel light …

Earl of Southesk 1874

Earl of Southesk 1874 EARL OF SOUTHESK, barque : While attempting to enter Wellington Harbour on the afternoon of May 28, 1874, the barque struck heavily on …

Emma Sims 1907

Emma Sims 1907 EMMA SIMS, ketch: On May 18, 1907, the ketch stranded on the south-east end of Mana Island and became a total wreck. The vessel was on a passage …

Endon 1914

Endon 1914 ENDON, trawler : On December 2, 1914, the engines of the steam trawler Endon broke down in Napier Bay, and the vessel was washed ashore, becoming a …

Hydrabad 1878

Hydrabad 1878 HYDRABAD, ship : When bound from Lyttelton to Adelaide, the ship was driven ashore on June 24, 1878, a mile and a half north of the Horowhenua …

Nambucca 1905

Nambucca 1905 NAMBUCCA, steamer: When bound Iron Blenheim to Wellington with a cargo of wool anc chaff the steamer struck a rock near Sinclair Heac during …

Peiades 1899

Peiades 1899 PLEIADES, ship : In order to save the lives of those on board the vessel was run ashore on Akitio Beach, south of Cape Turnagain, on the morning …

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