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Name: ORARI
Type: Sailing Vessel
Launched: 21/07/1875
Completed: 08/1875
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 321
Dimensions: 1051grt, 1011nrt, 204.1 x 34.2 x 20.0ft
Engines: None
Engines by: n/a
Propulsion: Sail, rigged as a ship; (1892: Rigged as a barque)
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 73568
History:
08/1875 New Zealand Shipping Co Ltd, London
12/1892 JC Page & partners, Liverpool
1906 Signora AV Canepa fu F Ved Boero, Genoa
11/1909 Norris & Co, Liverpool
No later history known
Comments: Accommodation for 55 x cabin passengers and 300 x emigrants
1892: Reduced to barque rig
06/10/1909: Suffered an explosion while loading anthracite at Swansea
30/11/1909: Arrived at Penarth for breaking but resold and hulked


Above photos copyright of the Edgar Williams Collection - Alexander Turnbull Library