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Shipping News for Port Chalmers & Dunedin
 weekly during 1886 

Reference online:  'Papers Past' - a NZ National Library website. 

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
DEPARTURES
July 8 – Ohau, s.s., 411 tons, Bernech, for Auckland, via the East Coast ports. J. Mills, agent
Te Anau, s.s., 1028 tons, M’Intosh, 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, M’Lean, 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 
SHIPPING TELEGRAMS

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