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This photo was taken in 1936 on the Wanganui River...

This photo was taken in 1936 on the Wanganui River and im thinking its the riverboat the Mv Waiora and if it is its near the end of its life as it was laid up a year after this photo was taken in 1937. There is still a section of her stern laying in the river across from where the Ps Waimarie berths now at Hatricks 's Old foundry site. One of her rudders is in my personnel...
 

1st photo is from the Gladys Turner collection and...

1st photo is from the Gladys Turner collection and is showing you Yewen's Service Station in Putik Wanganuii in the 1950's the second pic taken yesterday is showing you the site today 1st photo is from the Gladys Turner collection and is showing you Yewen's Service Station in Putik Wanganuii in the 1950's the second pic taken yesterday is showing you the site today
 

Fun day seeing the sights up the Whanganui River...

Fun day seeing the sights up the Whanganui River Road. Fun day seeing the sights up the Whanganui River Road.
 

1st photo is showing you the Mv Ongarue in poor...

1st photo is showing you the Mv Ongarue in poor condition in 1981 on the banks of the Wanganui river 2nd photo is showing you what she looks like a few months back in the Whanganui Riverboat museum on Taupo Quay, and while we have fitted and anchor to the bow it still looks much the same as this photo, However there is alot of damage due to rust in the frames and metal work that is not shown in this photo and we are hoping that one day this very well known riverboat will be...
 

The White Stag museum come deer park No 2 line...

The White Stag museum come deer park No 2 line heading towards Fordell around the early 1980's, showing the railway signal tower in the paddock The White Stag museum come deer park No 2 line heading towards Fordell around the early 1980's, showing the railway signal tower in the paddock
 

The Mv Wairua just after salvage in 1987 sitting...

The Mv Wairua just after salvage in 1987 sitting on the Putiki Slipway The Mv Wairua just after salvage in 1987 sitting on the Putiki Slipway
 

This photo from G Butler is showing you the old...

This photo from G Butler is showing you the old premises of H J Dalzell in Dublin Street Wanganui This photo from G Butler is showing you the old premises of H J Dalzell in Dublin Street Wanganui
 

This photo taken in 1993 on the banks of the...

This photo taken in 1993 on the banks of the Wanganui river is showing the Ps Waimarie during salvage This photo taken in 1993 on the banks of the Wanganui river is showing the Ps Waimarie during salvage
 

This photo was taken by F G Radcliffe of Taihape...

This photo was taken by F G Radcliffe of Taihape around 1908 This photo was taken by F G Radcliffe of Taihape around 1908
 

This photo taken by C J Dillon on the 20-3-1913 is...

This photo taken by C J Dillon on the 20-3-1913 is showing a log being taken to the Mill at Raetihi This photo taken by C J Dillon on the 20-3-1913 is showing a log being taken to the Mill at Raetihi
 

1st photo is showing you the bottom of Victoria...

1st photo is showing you the bottom of Victoria ave Wanganui during the 1904 flood 2nd photo is looking down at the same site today 1st photo is showing you the bottom of Victoria ave Wanganui during the 1904 flood 2nd photo is looking down at the same site today
 

Undated photo of Wanganui's Moutoa Gardens 1940's...

Undated photo of Wanganui's Moutoa Gardens 1940's ? Undated photo of Wanganui's Moutoa Gardens 1940's ?
 

Wanganui 1993 the ps Waimarie is afloat again...

Wanganui 1993 the ps Waimarie is afloat again after 41 years under water, well done salvage team Wanganui 1993 the ps Waimarie is afloat again after 41 years under water, well done salvage team
 

1st photo undated but around the late 1880'sis of...

1st photo undated but around the late 1880'sis of New Zealand’s first war memorial which stands in Moutoa Gardens in Wanganui, this was finished on the 26 December 1865 The weeping woman, a personification of Grief, commemorates 15 kūpapa (Māori fighting on the government side) and one European who were killed at Moutoa Island, 80 km upriver, on 14 May 1864. At Moutoa, cousin fought cousin. In May 1864, Matene Te Rangitauira led 300 anti-European Pai Mārire supporters (Hauhau) from...
 

This photo was taken on the Wanganui river of the...

This photo was taken on the Wanganui river of the riverboat the Mv waireka, looks like that have converted it to a jet lol This photo was taken on the Wanganui river of the riverboat the Mv waireka, looks like that have converted it to a jet lol
 

This photo taken around 1912 at Pipiriki on the...

This photo taken around 1912 at Pipiriki on the Wanganui river is showing the Hatrick riverboats the Waimarie the Wakapai and the sisters the Wairoa and the Wairua This photo taken around 1912 at Pipiriki on the Wanganui river is showing the Hatrick riverboats the Waimarie the Wakapai and the sisters the Wairoa and the Wairua
 

Taken around 1900 this photo onboard of a Wanganui...

Taken around 1900 this photo onboard of a Wanganui River steamer with a piano, most likely the equivalent to a trip with a mobile phone now a days, In this photo the woman out number the men Taken around 1900 this photo onboard of a Wanganui River steamer with a piano, most likely the equivalent to a trip with a mobile phone now a days, In this photo the woman out number the men
 

This photo is of the Steamer Huia beached at the...

This photo is of the Steamer Huia beached at the Eastern side of Patea Bar in June 1900 by July she had been floated off and was back in service This photo is of the Steamer Huia beached at the Eastern side of Patea Bar in June 1900 by July she had been floated off and was back in service
 

First photo was taken by F G Radcliffe around 1918...

First photo was taken by F G Radcliffe around 1918 in Wanganui of the Victoria Ave post office 2nd photo is of the same site today First photo was taken by F G Radcliffe around 1918 in Wanganui of the Victoria Ave post office 2nd photo is of the same site today
 

I often like to add the other boats that were on...

I often like to add the other boats that were on the Wanganui this one is of the Kauarapaoa 1940's? I often like to add the other boats that were on the Wanganui this one is of the Kauarapaoa 1940's?
 

Hipango Park ?with the Wanganui riverboats from...

Hipango Park ?with the Wanganui riverboats from left to right the Waione the Ps Wairere and the Ps Waimarie( at rear )also looks like Mr Nixon's launch the Alert on far right of photo Hipango Park ?with the Wanganui riverboats from left to right the Waione the Ps Wairere and the Ps Waimarie( at rear )also looks like Mr Nixon's launch the Alert on far right of photo