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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)

The following is a transcript from the Otago Witness May 21st 1886

Arrivals
May 13th
S S Wakatipu 1158 tons Wheeler from Sydney via Wellington and Lyttelton J Mills agent
Hertfordshire Barque 855 tons, Le Coutenr from Glasgow (Jan 22) N M and A Co agents
Passengers
Saloon
Campbell 	Mr D W
Miller 		Mr F W

Steerage
Clark 		Mr
Douglas 	Mr
Douglas 	Miss
Douglas 	Master
Grennie 	Mr
Kingdom 	Miss
Maxwell 	Mr
McGhee 		Mr
McGregor 	Mr and Mrs 3 children
Paul 		Mr
Pringle 	Mr
Rahill 		Mr and 3 children
True Blue barque 447 tons Davison from the Mauritius  (March 24th) W Scoular and Co agents
Charles G Rice barque 680 tons Bailey from New York (January 20th) N Z S Co agents

May 17th
S S Hawea 462 tons Hansby from the North. J Mills agent
Passengers
Anderson 	Captain
Atkinson 	Mr
Davis 		Mr
Davis 		Miss
Rayner 		Mrs (2)

May 18th
S S Te Anau 1028 tons McIntosh from the North. J Mills agent
Passengers
Chamberlain 	Mr
Fisher 		Mr
Harvey 		Mr
Henderson 	Mrs and child
Kennedy 	Mr
Moeller 	Mrs
Palmer 		Mrs
Spooner 	Mrs
Thompson 	Captain
Turnbull 	Mr
Wood 		Mrs
11 steerage
S S Pelham 233 tons Greager from the North. K Ramsay agent

Departures
May 13th
S S Omapere 352 tons Smith for the West Coast via Oamaru  J Mills agent
S S Wareatea 288 tons Ewan for Westport W Hay Dickson agent
S S Wairarapa 1023 tons Chatfield for Melbourne via the Bluff J Mills agent
Passengers
Benham 		Mr Mrs and family
Gordon 		Mr
Hesketh 	Mr
Pettit 		Miss
Tewsley 	Miss
Williams 	Mr
25 steerage
May 15th
S S Pelham 238 tons Greager for the West coast K Ramsay agent

May 16th
R M S Ruapehu 4163 tons Greenstreet for London via Lyttelton N Z Shipping Co agents

May 18th
S S Hawea 462 tons Hansby for the North J Mills agent
Passengers
For Lyttelton
Leon and Cusham's Troupe (14)
For Wellington
Reid 		 Mr D.,  MHR
8 steerage

Vallejo barque 662 tons Harding for Portland (Oregon) Neill and Co (LTD)
agents

May 19th
E U Cameron schooner  54 tons Taylor for Waikawa Master agent

S S Manapouri 1028 tons Logan for Auckland via East Coast ports J Mills agent
Passengers
For Lyttelton
Atkinson 	Mr
For Wellington
Crow 		Mr
Holmes 		Mr and Mrs
Pyke 		Mr V., MHR
Warren 		Miss

For Napier
Cross 		Miss
Gunn 		Mr
Kerr 		Mr
King 		Mr
Stelli 		Miss

For Auckland
Benjamin 	Mrs
Conway 		Miss
Fenwick 	Mr Mrs & child
Horne 		Mrs
Keane 		Mrs & child
Murray 		Miss (2)
Rutherford 	Mr Mrs Master
Schmeider 	Mrs
Sise 		Mr Mrs Miss
Steinhoff 	Mrs
2 steerage

S S Invercargill 136 tons Sundstrom for Invercargill K Ramsay agent
S S Tekapo  1501 tons Anderson for Sydney via the Bluff J Mills agent
S S Wanaka 297 tons Johnston for Nelson via intermediate ports

Otago Witness Shipping News 21 May 1886