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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 18 June 1886 page 16


June 10 - Koranui, 301 tons, Oliver, from Greymouth, via Nelson and Wellington
June 11 - Rotorua, s.s., 575 tons,, Neville, from the North. Passengers: Two steerage
June 12 - Wareatea, s.s., 288 tons, Ewan, from Westport
	  Wakatipu, s.s., 1158 tons, Wheeler, from Sydney via Cook Strait
Passengers: Saloon - 
Backhouse 	Master
Mackay 		Mr
Morris 		Mr
McBride 	Mr
Prichard 	Mrs and child
Reynolds 	Mr
Southern 	Mr
Tower 		Mrs, maid and infant
and 13 steerage
June 15 - Go-ahead, s.s., Plumley, from Lyttelton
	  Tarawera, s.s., 1269 tons, Sinclair, from Melbourne via Hobart and the Bluff
Kilgour 	Mrs and infant
Petre 		Mr
Rowan 		Captain
Steinmetz 	Mr
Webster 	Mr
and 13 steerage
Mahinapua, s.s., 205 tons, Holmes, from the North
Canning 	Miss
Coxhead 	Mr
Cottrell 	Miss
Crawford 	Mr
Henry 		Mr
McIntyre 	Mr
Rankin 		Miss
Vernon 		Mr
and 18 steerage
	  Invercargill, s.s., 136 tons, Sundstrom, from Lyttelton via Timaru
June 14 - Wairarapa, s.s., 1023 tons, Chatfield, from Auckland via East Coast ports
Calcutt 	Mr
Fenn 		Mr
Gillies 	Mr
Gore 		Mrs
Jarman 		Mrs
Mercer 		Mrs
Mercer 		Mr
O'Leary 	Mr
Pirie 		Mr
Saunders 	Miss
Saunders 	Mr
Sise 		Mr, Mrs, and Miss
Solomon 	Mr
and 3 steerage

June 11 - Doric, s.s., 4474 tons, Jennings, for London via Lyttelton and Wellington. NM and A Co., agents
	  Grafton, s.s., 297 tons, Hill for Northern ports
	  Rotomahana s.s., 865 tons, Carey for Melbourne via the Bluff
Passengers for Melbourne:
Dickson 	Mr
Duncan 		Mr
Hallenstein 	Mr
Shennan 	Mrs
Trapp 		Mrs and child
Urquhart 	Mr
and 30 steerage
June 12 - Australia, s.s., 269 tons, Johnson, for Auckland via East Coast
June 13 - Koranui, s.s., 301 tons, Oliver, for the West Coast via Oamaru
June 14 - Orawaiti, s.s., 288 tons, Gibb, for Westport
	  Rotorua, s.s., 576 tons, Neville, for Northern ports
Passengers: For Lyttelton - 
Glover 		Mr
Turrell		Mr
For Wellington - 
Bell 		Mr
Smith 		Mr
and 6 steerage
June 15 - Wareatea, s.s. 244 tons, Ewan, for Westport
Go-ahead, s.s., for the North
June 14 - Tarawera, s.s., 1269 tons, Sinclair, for Auckland via East Coast ports
Passengers: For Lyttelton - 
Belcher 	Mr and Mrs
Lorenson 	Mr
For Wellington - 
Dodds 		Miss
Martin 		Mr L T
Reed 		Mrs and servant
Ross 		Mrs
Ross 		Miss
Spragg 		Mrs and 2 children
For Gisborne
Briggs 		Miss
For Auckland _
Roy 		Mr
and 9 steerage

Otago Witness Shipping News 18 June 1886 page 16

Last two pages of this issue of the Otago Witness includes maps of the Tarawera eruption