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Northern Steam Ship Company

KAPANUI     1908 - 1909

KAPANUI  1908 - 1909 Photograph: Auckland War Memorial Museum

Photograph: Auckland War Memorial Museum

 

Built:

1898

Builder:

R. Logan Snr., Auckland

Official Number:

102311

Tonnage:

129 gross

Type:

Steamer

Entered Fleet:

1908

Left Fleet:

1909

Career:

1898 built for Coastal S.S. Company Limited, Auckland.
1905 taken over by Settlers S.S. Company, Auckland.
1905 December 23rd run down and sunk by the CLAYMORE with the loss of 5 lives. Raised and put back in service.
1908 taken over by Northern Steam Ship Company.
1909 August 10th stranded at Mangawai Heads.
1909 August 12th caught fire at Warkworth. Only the engine and boiler were saved. Engines were used in HAUITI.

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