Pamir setting sail leaving Wellington Heads, 31 March 1944
Reference Number: 1/4-000951-F
The barque Pamir setting sail leaving Wellington Heads. Taken by John Dobree Pascoe on 31 March 1944.Original caption reads: "Safe voyage to the 'Pamir' was the wish of those who saw her sail into the distance."
Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00197 (622 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: The Pamir arrived in Wellington in July 1941, and made many voyages under the New Zealand flag in the 1940s. She was lost in the mid-Atlantic with all of her crew in 1957. (Information from 'Fresh about Cook Strait: an appreciation of Wellington Harbour'. Methuen, 1984, by Grahame Anderson.)
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Pamir(PFP-015074)
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