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Maimai WN59

Maimai WN59

The steam trawler MAIMAI makes her way up Wellington Harbour in the early 1960's.
She was owned by the Maimai Trawling Company Ltd, Her skipper was Jock (John) Cardno who was a very experienced fisherman who caught record catches while in command of the MAIMAI.
The ship began life at the yard of Ste

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MAIMAI (O.N. 172872) A very interesting pic and one of the few I have seen of New Zealand steam trawlers. Does anyone have a quick profile on her engine builders, A. & G. Price, Thames, NZ?
 

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thats it! not a river but the boat that john cardno snr skipperd, its his loon john cardno that owns the Mai Mai............another ships nostalgia mystery concluded Watson!
 

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