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SS TARARUA No 20 Scale 1/4 = 1 foot

Date: 1864
Dimensions:
Overall: 561 mm
Medium: Paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Maps, charts and plans
Object Name: Plan
Object No: 00001119

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    HistoryOwned by the Union Steamship Co. of New Zealand the vessel was sailing from Port Chalmers, Dunedin, to Melbourne when it was wrecked on a reef off Waipapa Point on 28-29 April 1881, resulting in the worst civilian shipping disaster in New Zealand's history. Of the 151 passengers and crew on board, only 20 survived the shipwreck.
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