Ship Name Ship Type Notes
     
TIndex   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tabou Cutter Built 1891 Tonnage 18
Tafau Schooner Built 1885 Tonnage 20
T. B. Taylor Schooner Built 1872 Tonnage    54
Tahawai   Built 1905 Tonnage: *** NSS
Taheretikitiki   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tahiti   Built 1904 Tonnage 7,585 ex- Port Kingston, 1911 purchased from Elder Dempster Line and renamed Tahiti, 1930 sank
Tahuna   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Taiaroa Schooner Built ****  Tonnage 228
Taiaroa Fishing Vessel Built ****  Tonnage: *** #####
Taiaroa Steamer Built 1843 Tonnage 88
Taiaora   Built 1875 Tonnage 438 1876 taken over from Albion Line, 1886 wrecked at North Canterbury.
Taieri   see Cairntoul.
Taiko Cutter Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tainui ex Vestria   Built: 1945  Tonnage: 80 NSS
Tainui ll ex Seagull   Built: 1963   Tonnage: ** NSS
Tainui Tanker Built: 1984   Tonnage: 21,187
Tainui Paddle steamer Built: 1875   Tonnage: 80
Tainui Passenger cargo Built: 1884   Tonnage: 5,031
Tainui Steamer Built: 1903   Tonnage: 128
Tainui Steamer Built 1903 Tonnage 72
Tairoa Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    51
Tairoa Steamer Built 1865 Tonnage 50
Takapuna Paddle Steamer Built 1877 Tonnage 57
Takapuna   Built 1883 Tonnage 930 1924 scrapped.
Talisman Scow Built 1879 Tonnage: ***
Talisman Paddle steamer Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Talisman Schooner Built ****  Tonnage 78
Talisman Schooner Built ****  Tonnage 83
Tally Ho Ketch Built 1897 Tonnage 51
Tally Ho Scow Built 1897 Tonnage: ***
Talune   Built 1890 Tonnage 2,087 1891 taken over with Tasmanian S.N. Co., Hobart, 1921 laid up, 1925 hulked, 1926 scuttled.
Talune   Built 1930 Tonnage 2,742 1959 sold to Transporte de Minerales, Panama, renamed Amos.
Tamahae Scow Built 1904 Tonnage: ***
Tamahine   Built 1925 Tonnage 1,989 1963 sold to Hong Kong Shipping Co., renamed Kowloon Star.
Tamahine Tanker Built: 1984   Tonnage: 21,187
Tamara Trawler Built: 1967 Tonnage: ***
Tamatea Ferry Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tamati   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tamaki Packet Cutter Built 1875 Tonnage 20
Tambo   Built ****  Tonnage    42
Tamarina Schooner Built 1903 Tonnage 51
Tam-o-shanter  Steamer Built 1876 Tonnage 22
Tanea   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tangaroa  Passenger ship Built: 1883   Tonnage: 930
Tangiwha Steamer Built 1898 Tonnage 190 NSS
Taniwha Tanker Built: 1950   Tonnage: 3,060
Taniwha Steamer Built 1899 Tonnage 262
Taniwha Steamship Built ****  Tonnage: 234
Tanner's Ark   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tapanui   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tara   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Taraipine Ketch Built 1866 Tonnage 16
Tarataki Oyster dredge Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tara Nova   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Taranaki Steamer. Built ****  Tonnage    298
Taranaki   Built ****  Tonnage    299
Taranaki   Built 1865  Tonnage: 415 1876 taken over with New Zealand Steam Shipping Co. fleet, 1878 wrecked Karewa Island.
Taranaki Tanker Built: 1950   Tonnage: 3,060
Tararawa   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tararua   Built 1864  Tonnage: 828 1878 taken over with Blue Emu Line, 1881 wrecked Southland; loss of 131 lives.
Taratahi   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tarawera   Built 1883 Tonnage 2,003 1921 sold for scrap.
Tarawera   Built 1958 Tonnage 2,013 1974 sold to Maldives renamed Maldive Quest.
Tarewai l Ferry Built 1891 Tonnage 7
Tarewai ll Ferry Built 1905 Tonnage 11
Tarihiko   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tartar Cutter Built 1847  Tonnage 15
Tasman Tanker Built: 1984   Tonnage: 21,187
Tasman Tanker Built: 1984   Tonnage: 2,169
Tasman Steamship Built: 1902   Tonnage: 178
Tasman ex Whangarona Steamship Built: 1903   Tonnage: 178 NSS
Tasman Bay Ferry Built ****  Tonnage: 281
Tasman Maid   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tasmanian Maid Paddle steamer    Built ****  Tonnage    53
Tasmanian Maid Steamship Built: 1903   Tonnage: 178
Tasmanian Maid Paddle steamer Built: 1856   Tonnage: 82
Tauhara   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Taupata Paddle steamer    Built: 1856   Tonnage: 82
Taupata Coastal vessel Built: 1930   Tonnage: 268
Taupata Paddle steamer    Built: 1856   Tonnage: 82
Taupo   Built 1884  Tonnage: 937 1900 wrecked in gale at Greymouth after anchor cables parted
Taupo Coastal vessel Built: 1875 Tonnage: 720 1879 wrecked Tauranga, 1881 salved but sank.
Tauranga Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    68
Tauranga Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    61
Tauranga Motor vessel    Built: 1930   Tonnage: 268
Taveuni   Built 1940 Tonnage 2,826 ex- Argentinean Reefer, 1968 purchased from Lauritzen, Copenhagen and renamed Taveuni, 1972 sold to Panama, renamed Wan Lee.
Taveuni   Built: 1945 Tonnage: ***
Taviuni   Built 1890  Tonnage: 1,465 1921 laid up, 1924 hulked.
Tawa   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tawanui Coaster Built 1959 Tonnage: 891 NSS
Tawatawa Cargo ship Built: 1890   Tonnage: 1,465
Tawera Schooner Built 1863 Tonnage 55
Tawera Cutter Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tawera Motor vessel Built 1896 Tonnage: ***
Tay Cutter Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tay 1 Coaster Built ****  Tonnage: 891
Tay 1 Steamship Built: 1908   Tonnage: 535
Te Anau   Built 1879 Tonnage 1,652 1916 cargo only, 1921 laid up, 1924 scrapped.
Te Aroha Ketch   Built: 1909   Tonnage: 105
Te Aroha Steamship Built: 1908   Tonnage: 535
Te Aroha Paddle Steamer Built 1876 Tonnage 49 NSS
Te Aurere   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Teaser Cutters Built 1867 Tonnage: ***
Te Hukatai Ferry Built: 1998   Tonnage: 208
Tekapo   Built 1881 Tonnage 2,439 ex- Cape Clear, 1884 purchased from Lyle & Sons, Greenock and renamed Tekapo, 1889 wrecked off Sydney.
Te Kawau Cargo ship Built: 1908   Tonnage: 535
Te Kopuru Ketch   Built: 1909   Tonnage: 105
Te Pioneer   Built 1910 Tonnage 24
Terawhiti Tug Built 1907 Tonnage 46
Terranova Paddle Steamer Built 1878 Tonnage 159
Te Teko   Built 1914 Tonnage: *** NSS
Te Tere Schooner Built 1852 Tonnage: ***
Te Tui Barge Built 1918 Tonnage 30
Te Uera Tug Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Te Waipounamu Ketch Built 1895 Tonnage 26
Te Wakatu Scow Built 1901 Tonnage: ***
Teaser   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tees Coaster Built: 1911   Tonnage: 546
Tees Coaster Built: 1911   Tonnage: 546
Telstar Trawler Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tera   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tere Tug Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Terranora   Built: 1878   Tonnage: ** usually known as Enterprise No. 2 NSS
Terranora Cargo ship Built: 1911   Tonnage: 546
Thames Cutter Built 1859 Tonnage 17
Thane Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    118
Thane of Fife Brig Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Thane of Fyfe Schooner Built **** Tonnage    121
The Bell   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
The Brothers   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
The Goshawk Ferry Built 1909 Tonnage 121
The Helen   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
The Lee Cutter Built 1864 Tonnage 22
The Minerva Fishing vessel Built: 1910   Tonnage: 48
The Minerva Steamer Built: 1910   Tonnage: 48
The Minerva Tug Built: 1910   Tonnage: 48
The Minerva Cargo ship Built: 1911   Tonnage: 546
The Novelty    
The Peregrine Steamer Built 1912 Tonnage 162
The Portland Schooner Built 1910 Tonnage 59
The Second Snark Tug Built: 1938 Tonnage: ***
The Sisters Fishing vessel    Built: 1910   Tonnage: 48
The Sparrowhawk Ferry Built 1912 Tonnage 98
Thelma Steamer Built: 1910   Tonnage: 48
Thelma Cutter Built 1899 Tonnage 19
Thelma Cutter Built 1895 Tonnage 5
Theodore Paddle Steamer Built 1881 Tonnage 35
Theresa Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    36
Theresa Ward Tug Built 1900 Tonnage 9
Thetis Ketch Built 1860 Tonnage 27
Thetis Cutter Built 1885 Tonnage 5
Thetis Steamer Built 1929 Tonnage 4
Thistle Scow Built 1898 Tonnage: ***
Thistle Cutter Built 1866 Tonnage 26
Thistle Cutter Built 1876 Tonnage 28
Thistle Ketch Built 1884 Tonnage 25
Thistle Cutter Built 1861 Tonnage 17
Thomas Nixey Cutter Built 1847 Tonnage: ***
Thomas Russell Coaster Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Thomas S. Stowe Barque Built ****  Tonnage    686
Three Brothers   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Three Cheers Scow Built 1902 Tonnage: ***
Three Sisters Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    34
Three Sisters Cutter Built ****  Tonnage    27
Tiare   Built 1942 Tonnage 42
Tiare Taporo   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tickler Cutter Built 1867 Tonnage: ***
Tilikum Tug  Built: 1910   Tonnage: 48
Timaru Dredge Built 1843 Tonnage 211
Tiri   Built 1931 Tonnage 58
Tiri Tiri Ketch Built 1869 Tonnage 19
Tirihaua Coastal vessel Built: 1948 Tonnage: ***
Tiroa Schooner Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tiroa   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tiroa   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Titan Paddle Steamer Built 1866 Tonnage 53
Titania Barquentine Built: 1895   Tonnage: 1,107
Titania Steamer Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Titoki   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Titoki Steamship Built: 1922   Tonnage: 624
Titus Steamer Built 1878 Tonnage: ***
Titus Cargo ship Built: 1878   Tonnage: 759
Toa Steamship Built: 1922   Tonnage: 624
Toa Coastal vessel Built: 1916   Tonnage: 184
Toa Coastal vessel Built: 1928   Tonnage: 215 NSS
Toa Fishing vessel Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Toafa Haamai Schooner Built 1887 Tonnage 53
Toanui Coastal vessel Built: 1927   Tonnage: ***
Tofua Motor vessel Built 1908  Tonnage: 5,299 1934 scrapped.
Tofua Passenger cargo Built: 1951   Tonnage: 5,299 1974 sold to Khymer Shipping Co., Panama, renamed Tack Tai.
Toiler Tanker Built: 1987   Tonnage: 23,547
Toiler Steamer Built 1912 Tonnage 27
Tokena   Built ****  Tonnage 1929
Tokerau Cutter Built 1880 Tonnage 35
Tonga Schooner Built 1877 Tonnage 10
Tongariro Paddle Steamer Built 1872 Tonnage 38
Tongariro Paddl;e Steamer Built 1878 Tonnage 62
Torch   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Torea Schooner Built 1912 Tonnage 70 NSS
Torea Steamer Built 1877 Tonnage 9
Torgauten Steamer Built: 1901   Tonnage: 267
Toroa Steamer Built: 1901   Tonnage: 267
Toroa Ferry Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tory   Built: 1899   Tonnage: 388
Tot Ferry Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Totara Scow Built 1880 Tonnage: ***
Towai   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tower Ensign   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Township of Tauranga Schooner Built 1859 Tonnage 25
Trade Wind Cutter Built ****  Tonnage    19
Tramp Scow Built 1902 Tonnage: ***
Tramp Auxiliary Schooner Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tranmere   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Transit Steamer Built: 1875   Tonnage: 12
Transit Steamship Built: 1919   Tonnage: 5,677
Transit Schooner Built 1875 Tonnage 87
Transit Ketch Built 1885 Tonnage 18
Traveller's Bride Paddle steamer Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Traveller's Bride Steamer  Built: 1875   Tonnage: 12
Triad Cutter Built 1867 Tonnage: ***
Trial Cutter Built 1862 Tonnage 15
Trial Ketch Built 1872 Tonnage 25
Triton Schooner Built 1854 Tonnage: ***
Triumph Steamer    Built: 1875   Tonnage: 12
Triumph Steamship Built ****  Tonnage: 1,797
Trusty Schooner Built 1864 Tonnage 59
Trusty Miller Cutter Built 1846 Tonnage: ***
Try Again Schooner Built 1847 Tonnage: ***
Tryphena   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tua Atu   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tuahine Scow Built 1905 Tonnage: ***
Tuapeka   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tuapeka Ferry Built ****  Tonnage    24
Tuariki   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tuatea   Built 1905 Tonnage 112 tender at Gisborne, 1929 sold to J. Perano & Co., Picton.
Tuatea Steamer Built 1905 Tonnage 58
Tubal Cain Schooner Built 1878 Tonnage 92
Tuhara Schooner Built 1906 Tonnage 62
Tuhoe Steamer Built: 1875   Tonnage: 12
Tuhoe Whaling Tender Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tuhoe Tender Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tuhoe Scow Built ****  Tonnage: 195
Tuhoe Motor vessel Built 1919 Tonnage: *** NSS
Tuhua   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tui Schooner Built 1848 Tonnage: ***
Tui Steamer Built 1875 Tonnage 64
Tui Cutter Built 1880 Tonnage 15
Tui Ferry Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tui Tug Built 1894 Tonnage: ***
Tui Savura Cutter Built 1883 Tonnage 16
Tuirangi   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tukua   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tuna   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tunakeke   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tupare   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tupuhi Launch  Built 1911 Tonnage 6
Turanga Launch Built: 1910   Tonnage: 28
Turanga Coastal vessel  Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Turihaua Coaster Built: 1948   Tonnage: 515
Tutuba Coaster Built: 1928   Tonnage: 448
Tuvalu  Launch Built: 1910   Tonnage: 28
Twilight Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    55
Twins Schooner Built 1848 Tonnage: ***
Two Sisters Cutter Built 1863 Tonnage 19
Tyne   Built: 1896   Tonnage: 810
Tyne Schooner Built ****  Tonnage    33
Tyne 1   Built: 1896   Tonnage: 810
Tyne 2   Built ****  Tonnage: ***
Tyrone     Built 1901  Tonnage: 6,664 1912 purchased from New Zealand Shipping Co., 1913 wrecked on delivery voyage.
222 Dredge Built 1881 Tonnage 501

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