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Vessel ID: 500117317
Vessel Type: Frigate
Owner: Royal New Zealand Navy
Vessel Abstract: 22 May 2000 left Auckland in tow of the tug WAINUI for Opua. Being stripped by the Tutukaka Coast Promotions Society ready for scuttling off Middle Gable Headland, 2 kilometres north of Tutukaka Harbour entrance.
Significant Date: 22 May 2000

Source: New Zealand Marine News 2000 Volume 49 Number 1   Page 40 ( Reference ID 4901036 )
Article Title:Nautical News: H.M.N.Z.S. "Waikato"
Article Abstract:May 2000 moved from Auckland to Opua, where she was stripped ready for scuttling as a dive attraction in Sep or Oct 2000.


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