Ship Name
Ship Type
Notes
Index    
A.H.B.Lighter K Ferry Built: 1983   Tonnage: 185
Abeona   Built ****
Aberama Schooner Built ****
Aboriginal Brigantine Tonnage 132 Wrecked 1873
Acadia Schooner Built **** Tonnage 53
Acadian Schooner Built **** Tonnage 42
Archer Steamer Built 1891
Acheron   Built ****
Acis   Built ****
Acoriano   Built: 1978   Tonnage: 1,998
Active Cutter Built **** Tonnage 22
Active Cutter Built **** Tonnage 24
Active Schooner Built **** Tonnage 155
Ada   Built ****
Ada C Owen Brig Built **** Tonnage 182
Adah Ketch Built 1877 Tonnage 29
Adeline Burke Barque Built **** Tonnage 281
Adeona   Built ****
Adi Mau Schooner Built **** Tonnage 15
Adle   Built ****
Admiral   Built ****
Advance   Built 1900 Tonnage 12
Advance Cutter Built ****Tonnage 13 1873
Advance Scow Built      1903
Advance Steamer Built: 1900   Tonnage: 18
Advancement Barque Built **** Tonnage 486
Aeolus   Built ****
Affiance Barque Built 1867 Tonnage 346
Agnes Cutter Built 1874 Tonnage 23
Agnes Schooner Built 1876 Tonnage 128
Agnes Cutter Built 1867 Tonnage 100
Agnes Bell Schooner Built **** Tonnage 148
Agnes Donald Schooner Built **** Tonnage 61
Agnes Hay Schooner Built ****
Agnes Martin Ketch Built **** Tonnage 40
A H Badger Barque Built ****
Ahiki   Built ****
Ahuriri Schooner Built 1871 Tonnage 131
Airedale Steamer Built 1857
Airedale Brig Built 1871 Tonnage 286
Ajax Trawler Built ****
Akaroa Steamer Built ****
Akatere Cargo ship Built: 1948   Tonnage: 190
Akbar Brigantine Built **** Tonnage 204
Akina Fishing vessel Built ****
Akitai   Built 1914 Tonnage 4
Alabama Cutter Built 1867 Tonnage 14
Alabaster   Built ****
Alacrity Cutter Built **** Tonnage 9
Alarm Ketch Built 1872 Tonnage 15
Alarm Cutter Built **** Tonnage 30
Alarm Brigantine Built **** Tonnage 135
Albany Steamer Built 1914 Tonnage 19
Albatross Ketch Built 1902 Tonnage 5
Albatross Ferry Built ****
Albert   Built **** Tonnage 441
Albert Cutter Built ****
Albion  
1878 taken over with Blue Emu Line,
1883 sold to  Ellis & Mitchell, Sydney
Albion Brigantine Built 1874 Tonnage 263
Aleda Scow Built   1897
Alert Paddle steamer Built  1905
Alert Ketch Built 1871 Tonnage 28
Alert Paddle steamer Built ****
Alexa Barque Built ****
Alexander Motor vessel Built: 1903   Tonnage: 377
Alexander Alison   Built ****
Alexander Craig   NSS Built 1891
Alexandra Steamer Built 1863 Tonnage 273
Alexandra Barge Built 1864
Alexandra Barque 1876Tonnage 306
Alhambra Schooner 1876Tonnage 497
Alice Tug Built ****
Alice Schooner Built **** Tonnage 22
Alice Schooner Built **** Tonnage 21
Alice Cameron Clipper Barque Built 1863 commanded by Captain P. Jones
Alice Jane   Built 1872
Alliance Schooner Built 1851 Tonnage 73
Alligator Schooner Built ****
Alma Yacht Built: 1898
Alma Scow Built  1902
Alpha   Built ****
Altair Scow Built  1903
Alwin G Aux Schooner Built **** Tonnage 17
Alwyn Scow Built  1925
Amaranth Schooner Built **** Tonnage 50
Armagh   Built 1917 Tonnage 12,2691923 grounded and wrecked at mouth of River Mersey.
Amateur   Built ****
Amateur 2   Built ****
Amazon Schooner Built **** Tonnage 130
Amelia   Built ****
Amelia Francis Schooner Built **** Tonnage 23
Amelia Sims Schooner Built **** Tonnage 97
America Cutter Built **** Tonnage 40
Amhurst Brigantine Built **** Tonnage 170
Amokura Tanker Built: 1976   Tonnage 19,867
Amokura Steamer Built ****
Amuri   Built **** Tonnage 4
Anamba Tanker Built: 1902   Tonnage: 1,802
Anatuero   Built ****
Angelina Ketch Built **** Tonnage 22 1871
Anglo Saxon   Built ****
Ann   Built  1897
Ann Jane Schooner Built **** Tonnage 74
Ann & Jane   Built ****
Ann McLeod Schooner Tonnage 30
Ann & Sarah Cutter Built ****
Anna   Features in song by The Maritime Crew
Anna Scow Built ****
Anna Maria Schooner Built ****
Anna Watson   Built ****
Anne Coaster  Built: 1948   Tonnage: 515
Anne Millbank   Built ****
Annie Cutter Built 1879 Tonnage 42
Annie Schooner Built 1868 Tonnage 16
Annie Hill    Built ****
Annie Wilson    Built ****
Ant Cutter Built 1860
Antelope    Built ****
Antrim    Built ****
Aorangi  
1901-1909 chartered for Vancouver service, 1910 purchased from
1915 sold to British Admiralty and sunk as a blockship at Scapa Flow.   Tonnage  806
Aorangi (2) 1924 1940-1946 troopship, 1953 scrapped. Tonnage 17,491
Aorere Steamship Built: 1886   Tonnage: 72
Aotea   Built ****
Aotea   Built ****
Aotea   Built ****
Apanui Steamer Built ****
Apanui   Built: 1905 NSS
Apanui (1)     Built ****
Apanui (2)    ex Goldfinder Built 1938 NSS
Aparima Ketch Built 1871Tonnage 30
Aparima   Built 1902  1917 torpedoed and sunk in English Channel; loss of 56 lives.Tonnage 5,704
Apuila    Built ****
Aquila Cutter Built **** Tonnage 26
Arahanga Ferry Built ****
Arahanu    Built ****
Arahura Ferry Built: 1983 Tonnage **
Arahura   .Built: 1905 Tonnage 1,596    sold to Anchor Shipping & Foundry Co., Nelson
Aranui  Coastal vessel Built: 1946   Tonnage: 243
Arapawa  Steamer Built 1908 Tonnage 291 NSS
Arapawa    Built **** Tonnage 128
Aratapu    Built **** Tonnage **
Aratere Ferry Built: 1998 Tonnage **
Arawa Passenger cargo Built: 1884 Tonnage **
Arawata   Built 1878 Tonnage 1,096 1878 - 1890 laid up, 1897 store ship at Wellington, 1927 sank while hulk after collision by SS Devon.
Arca Tanker Built: 1959   Tonnage: 12,222
Archer Cargo ship Built: 1883   Tonnage: 693
Archer Cargo ship Built: 1883   Tonnage: 693
Argo Schooner Built **** Tonnage 32
Argus Coaster  Built: 1928   Tonnage: 448
Argyle   Built 1876 Tonnage ** NSS
Argyle Scow Built  1897 Tonnage **
Ariel Schooner Built 1871 Tonnage 17
Ariel Schooner Built **** Tonnage 26
Ariel Cutter Built **** Tonnage 18
Arica  Bulk carrier Built: 1957 Tonnage **
Ariki Cutter Built **** Tonnage 15
Arizona   Built **** Tonnage **
Arklow River Cement carrier Built: 1972   Tonnage: 2,962
Arrah na Pogue Scow Built 1912 Tonnage **
Artemis  Coastal vessel    Built: 1926   Tonnage: 267
Arthur McKenzie Brig Built **** Tonnage 229
Arthur Wakefield Schooner Built **** Tonnage 44
Aspasia Schooner Built **** Tonnage 44
Astoria Passenger cargo Built: 1884 Tonnage: 5,031
Atalanta Schooner Built 1876 Tonnage 31
Atlanta Schooner Built 1868 Tonnage 71
Atlantic Schooner Built **** Tonnage 59
Atlantic   Built **** Tonnage **
Atua   Built 1906 Tonnage 3,444 1906 - 1924 laid up, 1926 sold to Khedivial Mail Co., London, renamed Rashid.
Atutu   Built **** Tonnage **
Auckland Steamer Built: 1863   Tonnage: 533
Augusta Schooner Built **** Tonnage 35
Aupouri   Built: 1905 Tonnage ** NSS
Aupouri 3   Built **** Tonnage **
Aurora Schooner Built 1878 Tonnage 52
Aurora Schooner Built 1872 Tonnage 42
Aurora   Built 1884 Tonnage 459 1896 purchased from J. McFarlane, Ayr, 1899 wrecked Tasmania.
Australian Cutter Built **** Tonnage **
Australian Maid   Built **** Tonnage **
Auto Batam 3 Ferry Built: 1986   Tonnage: 193
Avenger   Built **** Tonnage **
Avalon Schooner Built: 1879 Tonnage 115
Avalon Steamer Built: 1927 Tonnage 766
Avionia   Built **** Tonnage **
Avon Paddle steamer Built 1859 Tonnage 27
Avon Lighter Built: 1945   Tonnage: 241
Avon Coastal vessel Built: 1946   Tonnage: 243
Avonia   Built **** Tonnage **
Awahau   Built **** Tonnage **
Awanui   Built 1962 Tonnage ** Ex Bonawind
Awaroa   Built **** Tonnage **
Awarua Schooner Built **** Tonnage 45
Awarua Paddle Steamer Built **** Tonnage 100
Awarua Ketch Built **** Tonnage **
Awarua Tug Built **** Tonnage **
Awatea   Built 1936 Tonnage 13,482 1942 bombed and sunk in Mediterranean while trooping.
Awhina Tug Built **** Tonnage **

Updated 10/4/2008

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