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Name/title Maker Production date Description
Wreck of the Ariadne Wreck of the Ariadne
24 Mar 1901
The Ariadne, wrecked a few miles south of the mouth of the Waitaki River 24 March, 1901. Built in 1874 (230 tons reg) the Ariadne had a crew of 12 who escaped safely. On 31 October 1901, George Mumford (Captain), T. C. Kerry (owner) and E.J.H.Freke were charged in Christchurch Magistrate's court with casting the ship away and conspiting to defraud the insurance underwriter, Lloyds.
(See McDonald, 1940: 172-174 for further details.)
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1900
Oamaru Harbour c.1900. Boat Day?
Left to right: Luxons, McCormacks, Todds, C Jacobson and J Lake.
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1901
H M S Penguin Vessel in Oamaru Harbour c.1901.
Fishing boats Fishing boats
1872
Photo of a painting or drawing. Many fishing boats on the water. Three men in boat in foreground pulling in a fishing net. Name J. Chalmers bottom left corner, and date 1872.
Wreck of the Ariadne Wreck of the Ariadne
24 Mar 1901
The Ariadne, wrecked a few miles south of the mouth of the Waitaki River 24 March 1901. Built in 1874 (230 tons reg), the Ariadne had a crew of twelve who escaped safely.
On 31 October 1901, Captain George Mumford, T C Kerry (owner) and E J H Freke were charged in Christchurch Magistrates Court with casting the ship away and conspiring to defraud the insurance underwriter, Lloyds. (See McDonald, 1940 172-174.)
S S Elderslie. Arrived at Oamaru 25 August 1884. S S Elderslie. Arrived at Oamaru 25 August 1884.
25 Aug 1884
S S Elderslie. Arrived at Oamaru 25 August 1884.
"Built by Palmers Shipbuilding & Iron Co Limited Jarrow-On-Tyne for Messrs Turnbull Martin & Co., Glasgow. Length 315 ft - Breadth 40 feet Depth 26-6 ft. Dead Weight Carrying Capacity 3700 tons"
Moeraki, North Otago Moeraki, North Otago
Fishing boat "OMU 22" on shore. Sail. Rigging. Dinghy.
Man and boy in boat unidentified. Oamaru Harbour Man and boy in boat unidentified. Oamaru Harbour
Harbour scene. Pleasure yacht. Sails.
Wreck of The Ariadne Wreck of The Ariadne
23 Mar 1901
The Ariadne, wrecked a few miles south of the mouth of the Waitaki River 24 March 1901. Built in 1874 (230 tons reg), the Ariadne had a crew of twelve who escaped safely.
On 31 October 1901 Captain George Mumford, T C Kerry (owner) and E J H Freke were charged in the Christchurch Magistrates Court with casting the ship away and conspiring to defraud the insurance underwriter, Lloyds.
Oamaru Harbour boats Oamaru Harbour boats
Circa 1910
People in sail boats and row boats near Holmes wharf. Large ship docked. Flags. Sumpter Wharf. Normanby Wharf. Breakwater. Cape Wanbrow. Quarry.
Sail boats on the water Sail boats on the water
Mar 1899
People in sail boats out on the water.
Men and children at a port Men and children at a port
May 1899
Two men and three boys sitting at an unidentified busy port. Moored ships and boats, two people on the water in a small dinghy.
Man in a sail boat Man in a sail boat
11 Nov 1899
Man in a sail boat on the water.
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