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Vessel Name:Maritana
Builder:Carr and Sons
Place built:Auckland
Year lost:1939
Owners:Dr. C. Y. Fell (Nelson, 1902-ca. 1915); George Mee and syndicate (Wellington, 1891) William Vereker Bindon (Auckland, ??-1891)

Notes:Alternative spelling Maratana. Arrived Wellington from Auckland early 1891. Internal cement and iron ballast removed and replaced with external lead ballast 1891 in Wellington. Converted to a launch ca 1918. Lost at Chatham Islands
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Photo source:RPNYC: One hundred years 1893-1893