Ship Name Ship Type Notes
     
U Index  
Uira Schooner Built 1853 Tonnage 26
Uira Steamer Built **** Tonnage ***
Ului -I- Laheba Schooner Built 1876 Tonnage 24
Ulva Cutter Built 1876 Tonnage 18
Una Scow Built 1883 Tonnage ***
Una Ketch Built **** Tonnage    20
Una Steamer Built 1871 Tonnage 19
Uncle John   Built **** Tonnage ***
Uncle Sam Schooner Built 1844 Tonnage 25
Underwood   Built 1941 Tonnage 1,990 1944 torpedoed and sunk in English Channel by German torpedo boats.
Undine Cutter Built **** Tonnage    22
Undine Schooner Built 1846 Tonnage ***
Undine Steamer Built 1861 Tonnage 14
Union Brig Built ****Tonnage    158
Union Schooner Built 1841 Tonnage ***
Union Aotearoa   Built 1973 Tonnage 6,306 1973-1978 chartered from Gannel Shipping Ltd, 1978 sold to China Ocean Shipping, Shanghai, renamed Xing Cheng.
Union Auckland   Built 1969 Tonnage 12,782 ex- Columbia, 1976 chartered from Wigmore Ltd, Bermuda and renamed Union Auckland, 1997 sold to Union Shipping NZ, Auckland
Union Australia   Built 1972 Tonnage 3,165 1977 chartered from Deep Sea Shipping Co., Wellington.
Union Dunedin   Built 1978 Tonnage 5,290 ex- Tfl Progress, 1983-1986 chartered from Gursan Investments, Piraeus and renamed Union Dunedin, 1986 off charter.
Union Endeavour   Built 1982 Tonnage 13,482 ex- Dagmar Reeckmann, 1986-1991 chartered from Halstead Shipping, Monrovia and renamed Union Endeavour, 1991 off charter, renamed Penelope II.
Union Hobart   Built 1976 Tonnage 4,376 1984 renamed Seaway Hobart, 1992 sold to Cyprus, renamed Seaway I.
Union Lyttelton   Built 1976 Tonnage 4,376 1983 renamed Seaway Melbourne, 1992 sold to Egypt, renamed Fast Trader.
Union Melbourne   Built 1975 Tonnage 4,377 1975-1980 chartered from Northern Containers Ltd, London, 1980 renamed Union Trader, 1980 off charter from Northern Containers Ltd., London, renamed Puma.
Union Nelson   Built 1980 Tonnage 1,728 ex- Sunny Karina, 1981 acquired from Aquarius, Hamburg and renamed, 1991 renamed Polynesian Link. 1991 capsized and scrapped.
Union New Zealand   Built 1972 Tonnage 3,165 1972-1978 chartered from Deep Sea Shipping Co., Wellington, 1975 sold to Maritime Carriers, New Zealand
Union Rotoiti   Built 1977 Tonnage 12,967 1997 still in service.
Union Rotoma   Built 1976 Tonnage 13,978 ex- Rost, 1991 purchased from Kagoro Ltd, Nassau and renamed, 1997 still in service.
Union Rotorua   Built 1976 Tonnage 12,967 1997 still in service.
Union South Pacific RoRo ship Built 1972 Tonnage 968 chartered from Sea Containers Chartering, London, 1978 renamed Tarros Hazel.
Union Sydney   Built 1972 Tonnage 4,210 ex- Leena Dan, 1974-1977 chartered from Lauritzen, Copenhagen and renamed Union Sydney, 1977 reverted to Leena Dan.
Union Sydney   Built 1978 Tonnage 5,290 ex- Tfl Prosperity, 1983-1986 chartered from Norman Investments Corp., Piraeus and renamed Union Sydney, 1986 off charter, renamed Freeway North.
Union Trader   Built 1975 Tonnage 4,377 see Union Melbourne.
Union Transtasman   Built 1972 Tonnage 3,165 1977 chartered from Deep Sea Shipping Co., Wellington.
Union Wellington   Built 1973 Tonnage 2,541 ex- Stena Shipper, 1973 purchased from Stena A/B, Stockholm and renamed Union Wellington, 1976 sold renamed Alpha Express.
United Brothers Schooner Built **** Tonnage    50
Unity Ketch Built **** Tonnage    44
Uno   Built **** Tonnage ***
Upolu   Built 1891 Tonnage 1,141 1903 sold to Lever's Pacific Plantations Ltd, Sydney.
Urenui   Built **** Tonnage ***
Ureroa Scow Built 1902 Tonnage ***
Ururoa   Built **** Tonnage ***
Utumapu Schooner Built 1887 Tonnage 15

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