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The Wahine disaster 10 April The inter-island ferry hit Barrett Reef at the entrance to Wellington harbour, New Zealand - 53 people lost their lives Nz History, Ship Wreck, Wellington New Zealand, Merchant Marine, Kiwiana, Old Trains, The Beautiful Country, South Island, Ruins

The Wahine disaster 10 April 1968. The inter-island ferry hit Barrett Reef at the entrance to Wellington harbour...53 people lost their lives

There were many heroes and brave rescuers on the day the Wahine sank, with the loss of 52 of the 734 people on board. - New Zealand Herald Abandoned Ships, Abandoned Places, Ship Breaking, Ship Wreck, Auckland New Zealand, Ghost Ship, Love Boat, Kiwiana, Interesting History

There were many heroes and brave rescuers on the day the Wahine sank, with the loss of 52 of the 734 people on board. - New Zealand Herald

Wellington – New Zealand – The National Tattoo Museum Goldie Maori Tattoos, Leg Tattoos, Tattoos For Guys, Borneo Tattoos, Ohm Tattoo, Biker Tattoos, Tattoo Skin, Face Tattoos, Skull Tattoos

Wellington - New Zealand - The National Tattoo Museum

Charles Frederick Goldie (1870-1947) was a well-known New Zealand artist, famous for his portrayal of Māori dignitaries....this may be a copy of one of pictures as is was in the tatoo Miseum.

Bill ✔️ Queen Street, Auckland in Bill Gibson-Patmore. New Zealand Cities, New Zealand Travel, Auckland New Zealand, My Family History, Australia, The Beautiful Country, Time Photo, The Good Old Days, What Is Like

Bill ✔️ Queen Street, Auckland in 1960. Bill Gibson-Patmore. (curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill✔️

, Auckland, nostalgia Scene is from a article entitled "New… Nz History, My Family History, Kiwiana, The Beautiful Country, City Photography, Auckland, What Is Like, Historical Photos, Great Photos

"Queen St., Auckland, nostalgia Scene is from a mid-1960s article entitled "New Zealand, Gift of the Sea" and looks up Queen Street in Auckland during the Christmas season. ATB trolleybus 112 sports a red band and striped poles proclaiming the Queen Street shuttle service. The inscription on the red band reads "Queen St - Karangahape Rd" while the placard in the window says "Via Greys Ave." Two more red banded shuttle trolleybuses can been seen further up Queen St.

Bill ✔️ Auckland Harbour Bridge on opening day! Some will say the traffic jams have not changed a great deal! New Zealand. Old Images, Old Photos, Nz History, Harbor Bridge, New Zealand Houses, Auckland New Zealand, Kiwiana, Rural Area, What Is Like

Bill ✔️ 1959. Auckland Harbour Bridge on opening day! Some will say the traffic jams have not changed a great deal! New Zealand. Bill Gibson-Patmore. (curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill✔️

Bill ✔️ Auckland trams and traffic, circa 1930 Bill Gibson-Patmore. Cafe Interiors, Auckland New Zealand, Kiwiana, Architecture Old, Places Of Interest, Historical Pictures, End Of The World, Homeland, Coco

Bill ✔️ Auckland trams and traffic, circa 1930 Bill Gibson-Patmore. (curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill✔️

Young survivor Joe O'Neill (son of Clarence O'Neill and Lydia O'Neill) stands frightened, wet and cold in his adult-sized lifejacket after safely making it ashore. Nz History, Boat Decor, 45 Years, Shipwreck, Interesting History, British Isles, Photojournalism, Back In The Day, New Zealand

Flashback: Wahine disaster 45 years on

There was no need for the band to play on as the Wahine was sinking – the passengers were already singing There’s a Hole in my Bucket.