Shipping News for Port Chalmers & Dunedin
weekly during 1886
During 1886 the Otago Witness, a weekly newspaper, was published on Saturday's until April 24 when the publishing day became Friday. Index (opens in new window)
Otago Witness Shipping News 03 December 1886
Grafton, s.s., 297 tons, Nordstrom, from Westport, via intermediate ports.
Passengers: Buchanan Mr Grange Mr Gren Mr McEwan Mrs Maloney Mr Runciman Mr and Mrs and family Webb Miss Williams Mr Williams Misses (2) and 4 steerage
Tarawera, s.s, 1239 tons, Sinclair, from Sydney, via East Coast
Passengers: Byrne Miss Comedy Mr Company Mr Davis Miss Howard Mr Hughey Miss Kirkham Mr Lawson Mr Logie Miss Logie Mr Pearson Mr Reeve Mr Risk Mr Spicer Mr Wybert Mr Woods Mrs and 8 steerage
Kakanui, s.s., 59 tons, Best, from Owake river. K. Ramsey, agent Nov. 26 - Beautiful Star, s.s., 146 tons, Grant from Oamaru. Passengers: 8 saloon Zepher, brigantine, 135 tons, Tippet, from Hokitika Nov. 26 - Kpranui, s.s., 301 tons, Oliver, from the West Coast. Passengers: 2 steerage
Rotorua, s.s., 576 tons, Neville, from the North. Passengers:
Blackadder Mr Boynton Mr Campion Mr Carrier Miss Faill Mr Fox Mr Morrison Mr Thompson Miss and 2 steerage
Nov. 27 - Ohau, s.s., 411 tons, Bernech, from the West Coast Kakanui, s.s., 59 tons, Best, from Waikawa Nov. 28 - Beautiful Star, s.s., 146 tons, White from Oamaru. Passengers: 5 saloon Invercargill, s.s., 136 tons, Sunstrom, from Invercargill Kawatiri, s.s., 284 tons, Metcalf, from Westport W Hay, Dickson, agent
Waikato, ship, 1021 tons, Taylor, from London (August 22) New Zealand Shipping Company agents. Passengers:
Girdwood Kirkwood Mr Livingston Mr and servant
Nov. 30 - Mararoa, s.s., 1258 tons, Edie, from Melbourne, via Hobart and Bluff Harbour Passengers:
Bradshaw Mr Callow Mrs Callow Miss Campbell Mr Dodson Mr Douglass Mr Edie Miss Fraer Mrs Fraer Miss Hall Miss Hallenstein Mr Isaacs Mr and Mrs and family Lee Mrs Morton Mr Peake Miss Piper Mr Smith Mrs Trotter Mr and Mrs and servant and 22 steerage
Arawa, s.s., 5200 tons, Stuart, for London, via Wellington. N.M. and A., Co., agents Nov. 26 - Orawaiti, s.s., 288 tons, Gibbs, for Westport. Te Anau, s.s., 1028 tons, Kennedy, for Sydney, via the East Coast ports. Passengers for Lyttelton:
Smith Mr For Wellington Ashbury Mr Brown Mr Don Mr Francis Miss Larnach Mr and Mrs D and child Treadwell Mr Troup Mr For Napier Coates Mrs Gilpin Mrs Leary Miss For Auckland Goodhills Miss Snider Miss Somerville Miss Spurgeon Rev T For Sydney Aird Mr Grinie Mr and Mrs Tow Mr and 6 steerage
Tarawera, s.s., 1269 tons, Sinclair, for Melbourne via Bluff Passengers:
For Bluff Bradshaw Miss Wadell Miss For Melbourne - Calder Miss Erfert Mr Gallie Mr Morrison Mrs Oakley Mr Roberts Miss and 9 steerage
Nov. 26 - Grafton, s.s., 279 tons, Nordstrom, for the North Beautiful Star, s.s., 146 tons, Grant, for Oamaru Nov. 27 - Lilly, schooner, 84 tons, Connor, for Wellington. G Blyth and Co agents. Areola, barque, 947 tons, Peregrine, for Kaipara. Gibbs, Bright and Co. agents. Atlantic, brig, 291 tons, Janssen, for New Britain. Scoular and Co., agents. Rotorua, s.s., 578 tons, Neville, for Northern ports.
Passengers: For Wellington Bunny Mrs and son Campion Mr For Manukau - Bodle Mr McLellan Mr and 2 steerage
Kawatiri, s.s., 284 tons, Metcalf, for Westport. W.H. Dickson, agent. Nov. - 30 - Beautiful Star, s.s., 146 tons, Grant, for Oamaru Koranui, s.s., 301 tons, Oliver, for Greymouth via intermediate ports.
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