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Steamship Taranaki at Picton, [ca 1870]

Reference Number: 1/2-004698-F

The steamship Taranaki alongside the Picton wharves, circa 1870. Taken by an unidentified photographer.

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1 image, related to Kathleen C Brierley, Taranaki (Ship. 1865-1878), Picton, Ships - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region, Steamships, Shipping - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region and Wharves - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region.

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Steamship Taranaki at Picton, Reference Number 1/2-004698-F (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The `Taranaki' was built in 1865 by Blackwood & Gordon of Glasgow and operated by the NZ Steam Navigation Co, Wellington from 1865-68. She foundered on Boat Harbour Rock, Tory Channel, on 19 August 1868 but was raised in September 1869 and refitted for service. She was wrecked at Karewa Island on 29 November 1878. (Information from `Union Fleet' by Ian J Farquar)

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures56. Marlborough Co. Picton. Wharves. ca 1870(PFP-015293)

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