NEW ZEALAND - PORTS
FROM WHITE WINGS
Passenger Sailing Ships from
"White Wings" with 200+ Available Pictures of Ships
mentioned in Vols. I & II of "White Wings".
The Appendix of the Composite Volume ("White
Wings:Immigrant Ships to New Zealand 1840-1902"),
edited by Cyril R. Bradwell, lists the first arrivals of
800+ sailing vessels at New Zealand ports. This list has
been the starting point for the search for images.
The images are in two parts - 100+ on this website and
another 100+ - the ships of major shipping companies
in the New Zealand trade at the time, are listed below
and marked with an asterisk in the alphabetic index
but are also listed in this website with the name of the
company (for access) in:
The ship images:
Above image left side (ship's name,
tonnage, port and
date of first arrival and name of ship master; followed
details from other sources in brackets.
Contruction (w - wood, i - iron), Number of Masts and
Rig (s - ship, b - barque); Registered Gross Tonnage;
Year of Construction; and Place of Construction.
Ports (as displayed above): A - Auckland, B - The Bluff,
D - Dunedin, L - Lyttelton, N - Nelson, NA - Napier,
NP - New Plymouth, PC - Port Chalmers, W - Wellington
Below image left side - creator (artist/photographer) if
Below right side - image source and reference number
TO GO TO THE INDEX OF SHIP IMAGES