Ship: 1045 tons
Sailed London January 4th 1879 - arrived Lyttelton April 6th 1879
The ship Coriolanus, 1046 tons, made
three voyages to New Zealand. She made her first appearance in 1879. On April 6 of that
year she arrived at Lyttelton, having sailed from the Old Country on January 6, a passage
of 90 days. Leaving London on November 11, 1879, she sailed for Port Chalmers, where she
arrived on February 22, 1880, the time occupied being 103 days. Captain Cawse commanded on
both the above passages. She next visited the colony in 1889, arriving in Wellington on
July 15 of that year. She had left the old country on April 13, so her time was 93 days.
Captain Torkilson was in command.
White Wings - Sir Henry Brett
|Barezineky||Mr B A|
|Second Cabin Passengers|
|Roberts||Mr W N|
Copyright Denise & Peter 2001
Lyttelton Times April 7th 1879