Name of ShipOPIHIPhotographerJ SwanWhere TakenWellington
Particulars of Ship
BuilderRostocker Schiffsund Maschinenbau-Actien GesellschaftWhere BuiltRostockDate Built1886Tonnage1117Owners & Name1886-1898 Jean Hintze Hamburg as LILLA
1898-1906 Eckhusen Hamburg
1906-1914 H Jeremiassen, Porsgrund Norwegian Flag
1914-1917 USSCo as coal hulk at Wellington
1917-1923 Daniel Reese Christchurch Renamed OPIHI
1923-1936 USSCo Additional NotesA former iron sailing ship. She was fitted with engines ex OPOURI which had been wrecked at Greymouth in 1917. She was purchased from Reece Bros in in 1923 and spent 13 years in the NZ coastal service.