Kōrero: Ferries

The Toroa (1 o 2)

The Toroa

The Toroa was the last of Auckland Harbour’s double-ended steam ferries still working. It was taken out of service in 1980, and in the 2000s, the Toroa Preservation Society began raising money and working on what was by then a ramshackle vessel.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP-Transport-Shipping, Harbour Ferries-01

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Gavin McLean, 'Ferries - Harbour, river and lake ferries', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/22435/the-toroa (accessed 26 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Gavin McLean, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010