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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.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ship portraits, related to Rangitane (Ship) and Ships.

Part of:
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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