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FLEET LIST

This page lists the ships of the Northern Steam Ship Company of Auckland, New Zealand, sorted by date.

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Vessel NameVessel TypeTonnageBuilderIn fleet
ARGYLESteamer159 grossMcQuarrie & McCallum1881 - 1897
FINGALSteamer34 grossH. Niccol, North Shore1881 - 1909
GLENELGSteamer288 grossBlackwood & Gordon1881 - 1904
IONASteamer220 grossH. Niccol, North Shore1881 - 1899
KATIKATISteamer36 grossT. Niccol, North Shore1881 - 1911
MacGREGORSteamer255 grossMcQuarrie & McCallum1881 - 1888
ROWENASteamer108 grossH. Niccol, Devonport1881 - 1890
STAFFASteamer80 grossThomas Niccol, Devonport1881 - 1897
WELLINGTONSteamer429 grossBlackwood & Gordon1881 - 1909
DOUGLASSteamer93 grossH. McQuarrie1882 - 1898
CLANSMANSteamer591 gross (original) 635 gross (1904)Blackwood & Gordon1884 - 1934
GAIRLOCHSteamer373 grossBlackwood & Gordon1884 - 1903
LITTLE GEORGESteam launchNot knownNot known1884 - 1912 or later
CHELMSFORDSteamer122 grossJas. Halstead, North Shore1889 - 1928
No.2 ENTERPRISEPaddle steamer22 gross as built. 82 gross from 1875Holmes Bros, North Shore1890 - 1898
PUKEKOTender Not known1890 - 1910
ROTOMAHANASteamer183 grossFraser & Tinne1890 - 1917
TE AROHAPaddle steamer51 grossWm. Holmes, North Shore1890 - 1891
MATUKU Not knownNot known1891 - 1912 or later
OHINEMURISteamer114 grossWm. Holmes, North Shore1891 - 1904
WAIOTAHISteamer278 grossAbercorn S.B.Co., Paisley1891 - 1934
ROSE ANN  Not known1891-2 - post 1893
PAEROASteamer91 grossCharles Bailey1892 - 1917
KANIERISteamer203 grossWm. Denny & Sons1893 - 1927
PATIKIPaddle steamer59 grossA. & G. Price1893 - 1901
COROMANDELSteamer68 grossJas. Holmes, North Shore1895 - 1912
NGUNGURUSteamer105 grossWm. Holmes, Devonport1896 - 1903
PIONEER  Logan Bros.1896 - post 1940
WAIMARIE 245 grossR. Logan, Snr.1896 - 1931
WAITANGISteamer171 grossGrangemouth Dockyard Company1896 - 1911
WAKATEREPaddle steamer441 grossNapier, Shanks & Bell, Yoker1896 - 1929
FALCONSteam launch D. Greenwood1897 - post 1909
KOPUPaddle steamer18 netJohn Young at Thames.1897 - c1935/1936
MURITAISteamer225 grossJ. McArthur & Company1897 - 1908
WAIHOU  Not known1897 - 1935
TANIWHASteamer263 grossR. Logan Snr.1898 - 1939
TERRANORAPaddle steamer350 grossD. & W. Henderson1898 - 1914
WAIMANAAuxiliary Ketch152 grossLane & Brown1899 - 1904
NGAPUHISteamer691 gross 703 gross from 1922Gourlay Bros.1900 - 1941
KIA ORASteamer307 grossR. Duncan1903 - 1907
MANGAPAPASteamer164 grossWm. Ford Jnr.1903 - 1908
RARAWASteamer1,072 grossGourlay Bros.1903 - 1940
ROTOKOHU 15 grossSavage at Opotiki.1903 - 1939
APANUISteamer243 grossD.J.Dunlop & Co.1905 - 1937
AUPOURISteamer463 grossD.J. Dunlop & Co.1905 - 1932
TAHAWAI 12 grossHare Bros.1905 - c1921
ELSIEAuxiliary Ketch21 grossC. Bailey Jnr1906 - 1928
KAITUNA 8Not known1906 - 1927
NELLIE  Not known1906 - c1921
NGATIAWASteamer451 grossD.J. Dunlop & Co.1906 - 1934
ROTHESAY  Seagar Bros.1907 - post 1908
VICTORYKetch22 gross. 32 gross in 1909Bailey & Lowe1907 - 1932
WAVEAuxiliary Schooner41 gross. 32 gross in 1909Bailey & Lowe1907 - 1918
WEKASteamer127 grossWm. Holmes1907 - 1919
ALEXANDER CRAIG 520 grossW.P. Cameron, South Maitland1908 - 1926
CLAYMORESteamer210 gross as built. 258 gross after 1910Murdoch & Murray1908 - 1940
DAPHNESteamer192 grossW.H. Brown1908 - 1931
GAELSteamer83 grossC. Bailey Jnr.1908 - 1931
KAPANUISteamer129 grossR. Logan Snr.1908 - 1909
KAPUISteamer59 grossLane & Sons1908 - 1915
KAWAUSteamer99 grossR. Logan Snr.1908 - 1939
KOTITI 58 gross. 62 gross from 1926.R. Logan Snr.1908 - 1926
OREWASteamer55 grossC. & W. Bailey1908 - 1925
RIMUSteamer412 grossAllsup & Co.1908 - 1932
TASMANSteamer179 grossR. Logan Snr.1908 - 1921
HAUITISteamer148 gross. 156 gross from 1947.G. Niccol1911 - 1941
MANAIASteamer1,159 grossWm. Denny & Bros.1912 - 1926
TOREAAuxiliary Schooner54 grossG.T. Niccol1912 - c1935
EURE 1,589 grossNot known1913 - 1939
GREYHOUNDAuxiliary Schooner103 grossLane & Brown1913 - 1919
PONOAuxiliary Ketch56 grossG.T. Niccol1913 - 1947
WAIUKU 76 grossJ.I. Thorneycroft1913 - 1931
ARAPAWASteamer291 grossJ. Fullerton1914 - 1938
PAROTOAuxiliary Ketch109 grossG.T. Niccol1914 - 1948
TE TEKOAuxiliary Ketch109 grossG.T. Niccol1914 - 1920
WAIPUSteamer205 grossJ. McGregor1916 - 1935
MOTUSchooner197 grossG.T. Niccol1920 - 1949
OTIMAIAuxiliary Schooner207 grossG.T. Niccol1921 - 1952
OMANASteamer83 grossG.T. Niccol1922 - 1939
MATANGISteamer1,365 grossA. Stephens & Sons, Linthouse1923 - 1929
WANGANUIHulk351 grossDuinker & Goedhoop, Martenshoek1923 - 1946
HUIASteamer129 grossR.H. Yeoman1924 - 1927
RANGITOTOSteamer585 grossMurdoch & Murray1926 - 1940
HAUTURUMotor ship284 grossGeorge Brown & Company1927 - 1952
TOAMotor ship208 grossG.T.Niccol1928 - 1961
RONAKI 255 grossG.T.Niccol1929 - 1943
CLANSMANMotor ship235 grossG.T.Niccol1934 - 1957
WAIOTAHIMotor ship208 grossG.T.Niccol1934 - 1961
RANGINUIMotor ship158 grossScott & Sons, Bowling1937 - 1957
KAPITIMotor ship249 grossJ. Fullerton1938 - 1950
TUHOEAuxiliary Schooner186 grossG.T. Niccol1945 - 1961
ARANUI 243 grossUnited Ship and Boatbuilders Ltd.1946 - 1947
MELVAMotor ship243 grossUnited Ship and Boatbuilders Limited and Steel Ships Limited.1946
ROSALIEMotor ship239 grossShipbuilders Limited and Seagar Brothers Limited.1946
APANUI 296 grossG. Renck, Jnr.1948 - 1961
TAINUIMotor ship539 grossKalmar Varv., Kalmar1949 - 1963
HOTUNUIMotor ship594 grossKalmar Varv., Kalmar, Oland Island1950 - 1967
RATANUIMotor ship515 grossG.T. Davie & Sons1952 - 1956
MARANUIMotor ship739 grossJ. Bodewes, Hoogezand1953 - 1968
MAUNGANUIMotor ship845 grossJ. Bodewes, Hoogezand1955 - 1971
NIKAU 248 grossMackie & Thomson1955 - 1956
PORANUIMotor ship892 grossJ. Bodewes, Hoogezand1956 - 1969
TAWANUIMotor ship891 grossJ. Bodewes, Hoogezand1959 - 1973
MOANUIMotor ship975 grossPacific Island Shipbuilding Company1961 - 1966
AWANUIMotor ship1,185 grossPacific Island Shipbuilding Company1962 - 1973
ONEHUNGAMotor ship914 grossUddevallavarvet Aktiebolaget1962 - 1968
BAY FISHERMotor ship1,289 grossArdrossan Dockyard Limited1967 - 1975
MOANUIMotor ship1,289 grossArdrossan Dockyard Limited1967 - 1975
SEAWAY PRINCESSMotor ship1,106 grossHong Kong and Whampoa Dock Company1967 - 1969
DIDOMotor ship1,589 grossC. Hill & Sons1970 - 1975
TAINUI IIMotor ship539 grossAstano S.A.1973 - 1976
LION  Not knownNot known - 1919

 
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