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New Zealand Shipping Company vessel, RMS "Aorangi"

Reference Number: 1/1-003304-G

The RMS "Aorangi". Taken by David Alexander De Maus.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Aorangi (Ship), 1883-1915, Shipping and Ships.

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)Single negative

Historical Notes: The RMS "Aorangi" was a steamer of 4268 tons. She was built in 1883 by Messrs. John Elder & Company Ltd, Glasgow, Scotland, for the New Zealand Shipping Company Ltd, and was used to provide a passenger service between Great Britain and New Zealand. She was sold to the shipping firm of James Huddart in 1896 and them to the Union Steam Ship Company in 1910. She was then sold to Admirality and scuttled at Orkney Islands in 1915.

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

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

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service387. Aorangi(PFP-001896)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - RMS "Aorangi" NZS Co

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