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ARRIVAL OF THE WAIMEA
Evening Post August 23rd 1879

The above vessel was signalled this morning, and has made the passage out from London in 100 days. The Waimea is one of the New Zealand Shipping Company's vessels, and is commanded by Captain Mahers. The rig of the vessel has been altered to a barque the Company having decided to turn all their ships into barques. She came up the harbour and anchored this afternoon. There are no Government immigrants on board.