Recently I purchased this postcard portraying this New Zealand flag - research/ligthouse/support/cable ship ??? no idea about the type - , but I am unable to trace any information about it's name or history.
Gratefyul if somebody could help me on this! Cheers &amp; thank you
Snapshot of unknown ship at Lyttelton, c. late 1940's?
Looks like a Canadian 'Park', possibly Union SSCo 'Waikawa'-type? None of the USSCo photos I've got have 2 heavy-lift derricks, nor the funnel cap. Funnel looks to be in the process of repainting, and name on stern might end in a 'c'. 'Waihemo'
Bought recently on TradeMe. Name on back says 'Triaur', of A. Kirst &amp; Co. The previous owner of this pic &amp; others was a notoriously bad speller. I've tried many variant spellings on Miramar with no luck. Looks German or Scandinavian. Smoke at stern would appear to be from a shore-bas