"Aorangi" (1883, 4268grt) by John Elder, Govan for NZ Shipping Co UK-NZ service. Refrigerated cargo capacity. Accommodation for 410 pass. Transferred to Canadian-Australian Royal Mail Steam Ship Company 1896: Sydney, Wellington, Suva, Honolulu, Victoria BC, Vancouver, 150 pass. Requisitioned later purchased by RN in 1914. After WW1 history doubtful, one account claims she was salvaged and used as storeship at Malta till 1925.