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Northern Steam Ship Company

TE AROHA     1890 - 1891

TE AROHA  1890 - 1891 Photograph: Auckland City Libraries (N.Z.) Buchanan Collection
1907. The TE AROHA foundered off Whangarei Heads shortly after this photograph was taken.
Photograph: Auckland City Libraries (N.Z.) Buchanan Collection

 

Built:

1876

Builder:

Wm. Holmes, North Shore, Auckland

Official Number:

75116

Tonnage:

51 gross

Type:

Paddle steamer

Entered Fleet:

1890

Left Fleet:

1891

Career:

1876 built for J. Holmes, Auckland
1877 sold to J. Holmes and W. Souter, Auckland
1877 sold to Auckland & North Shore Ferry Co. Ltd.
1881 sold to A. Hume, Thames
1884 sold to Thames River Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., Thames
1890 acquired by Northern Steam Ship Company
1891 sold to E.R. Thomson, Auckland
1893 sold to J.C. Bindon of Hokianga
1896 sold to Devonport Steam Ferry Company Limited., Auckland
1907 sold to T.E. Hallett, Auckland
1907 April 1st, sprang a leak and foundered off Peach Cove near Whangarei. No lives were lost.

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