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Sailing ship Mataura at Port Chalmers, [between 1874-75]

Reference Number: 1/2-015136-G

The sailing ship `Mataura' at Port Chalmers, taken by David Alexander De Maus between 1874 and 1875. Dated from "Sailing ships of the New Zealand Shipping Co." by Alan Bott, where this photograph is reproduced (p 127) and which says this photograph must have been taken after the name was changed to Mataura, but before she had been painted in the NZSCo. colours.

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1 image, related to Mataura (Ship. 1874-1900), Port Chalmers and Sailing ships - New Zealand - Otago Region.

Part of:
De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00198 (301 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Wet collodion glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Single negative

Historical Notes: The `Mataura' was built in 1868, and was formerly known as the `Dunfillan'. She was purchased by the New Zealand Shipping Company in 1874, fitted with Haslam's Patent Freezing Machinery and took the second cargo of frozen meat from New Zealand in 1882. She was later sold and renamed `Alida'

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be made available.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "De Maus Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Mataura(PFP-016397)

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