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 16 July 1886 page 18 ARRIVALS
JULY 8 Wareatea, s.s., 244 tons, Ewan, from Westport, W Hay Dickson, agent Wakatipu, s.s., 1158 tons, Wheeler, from Sydney, via Cook Strait. J. Mills, agent Passengers: Saloon Bastings Mrs 4 steerage July 9 Penguin, s.s., 442 tons, Allman, from the North, J. Mills, agent Passengers: Caffin Mr Crompton Mr Donelly Miss Hercus Mr Rutherford Mr Tewsley Mr July 12 Orawaiti, s.s., 288 tons, Gibb, from Westport. W. Hay Dickson, agent July 13- Waihora, s.s., 1269 tons, Popham from Melbourne via Hobart and the Bluff. J. Mills, agent Passengers: Diamont Mr and Mrs Clarkson Mr 16 in the steerage. Rotomahana, s.s., 865 tons, Carey, from the North. J. Mills, agent Passengers: Barnett Mr Bowden Mrs Bray Mr Coughtrey Dr Given Mr Dornwell Mr Fraser Mr Guthrie Mr Hallenstein Mr Haynes Mr Hodge Miss Langbren Mr Smith Mr Stout Mr 14 in the steerage July 14 Ta_?asui, s.s., 919 tons, Fawcett, from Foochow, via intermediate ports, J. Mills, agent Mahinapua, s.s., 205 tons, Holmes, from Westport, via intermediate ports. J. Mills, agent Passengers: Adam Mr Ashcroft Miss Craigie Mr Denniston Miss Hudson Mrs Hudson Mr Lovegrove Dr Quelch Mr Taylor Mrs Walker Mr
July 8 Ohau, s.s., 411 tons, Bernech, for Auckland, via the East Coast ports. J. Mills, agent Te Anau, s.s., 1028 tons, MIntosh, for Melbourne, via the Bluff. J. Mills, agent Passengers: For the Bluff Stevens Mr For Melbourne Nicholson Mr and Mrs Hall Miss Mendelssohn Mrs Roberts Mrs 25 in the steerage July 9 Grafton, s.s., 297 tons, Hill, for Nelson, via intermediate ports. J. Mills, agent July 10 Thurso, barque, 490 tons, Scouller, for Lyttelton. W and J. Scoullar, agents July 12 Orawaiti, s.s., 288 tons, Gibb, for Westport. W. Hay Dickson, agent Penguin, s.s., 442 tons, Allman, for the North. J. Mills, agent Passengers (saloon): For Wellington Jamieson Miss Anderson Mr Waters Mr For Auckland Crown Miss 5 in the steerage July 13 Carnarvon Castle, barque, 729 tons, Griffiths, for Newcastle. Neill and Co. (Limited). Agents Wakatipu, s.s., 1158 tons, Wheeler, for Sydney, via Timaru, Lyttelton, and Wellington. J. Mills, agent Passengers: For Timaru Ford Mrs Smith Miss For Wellington Fulton Miss For Sydney Eadie Mrs 9 in the steerage July 2 Crest of the Wave, schooner, 56 tons, MLean, for Invercargill. George Blyth and Co., agents Waihora, s.s., 1269 tons, Popham, for Auckland, via the East Coast ports. J. Mills, agent Passengers: For Lyttelton Cook Mrs Hewlings Miss Hewlings Mr Butterworth Mr Wilson Mr For Wellington Cullen Mrs and child Hayden Masters (2) Patrick Mr For Napier Wright Rev W. Wiseman Mr For Auckland Isaac Master 8 in the steerage
Auckland July 8.
The Tongariro took 3856 pieces of beef, of the total weight of 219,210lb; 906 carcasses mutton, of a total weight of 40,991lb; 14 bars silver, valued at £2915. There was also shipped 2515 cases kauri gum and 110 cases tinned mullet from Kaipara. The Arawa takes 3000 carcasses frozen mutton.
Otago Witness Shipping News 16 July 1886 page 18