Motor vessel Rangitane, [ca 1949-1950]
Reference Number: 1/4-020747-G
Motor vessel `Rangitane' photographed in Wellington Harbour circa 1950, possibly on its maiden voyage, by William Hall Raine.
Raine, William Hall, 1892-1955 :Negatives of New Zealand towns and scenery, and Fiji, Reference Number PAColl-3071 (195 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Single negative
Historical Notes: The `Rangitane' was built in 1949 by Messrs Vickers, Armstrong Ltd on the Clyde, Scotland, for the New Zealand Shipping Company Ltd. She was a twin screw motorship of 21,809 tons gross, and had a deadweight tonnage of 15000. Her speed was 17 knots.
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service387. Rangitane(PFP-004076)
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