Article image
Article image

, The Panama C.omi)any's fine steamer ■Rangitoto arrived at HokijbiJta, oii Tuesday," fitter one ,o£ tfce mpst rapid passages on record from Sy^uiey to tnis coast. She left jSydney o'ri the after.ripon of the 14th, arid Ai-rived in th.c rpadstead at 2 \i.\n. on the ' 18th, which, atlpwing 'for' the difference jn longitude makes tlie iiiri '4 days and! hour ;. only., 'She brought 104 josseiigeis for Hokitikg, and 20 Xqx tlij^ po^fc. \She sailed again for Nelson yesterday. The schooner Wild Wave., of and from Christchurch, which arrived on Tuesday, has made tiije swiftest passage fin recpr.d, from \ port to port,, laayjng been only 98 hourg. Tlie p.s. Persevere, although niucli nearer s her destination, has not yet reached tlie ■ ' water, -Init'is'expected'tb be got b'fftp.-day" We notice that il'aptain. A Hardy cc, formerly of the .Otago pijpt seryice, hps been.appQinted . .jilot. a| Hp^itika. \' On the evening of the 4th jnst. the m.ainpiast "of a, brigantirie, with sails and new rigging," was washed ashore at Mr Janies Waila<;e'g, Papariuj, between- Oh arin and Porirna Bay! There Merc no marks on it by 'svhicb, even a guess could be made as to th.c name of the v.ess.clto which it belonged.;— '" Wellington Independent, Bt|i. Tlie. above may be a clue to the missing vessel Eliza Simpson, pv Lady Frankjin, which left Pqrt Chalmers for tjje West Coa§t pn J;he 22nd ■'"': aixd haye n.eycr liepn )iear4 sU—Qtayo Ttnihi Timp.v

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/GRA18660920.2.3.4

Bibliographic details

Grey River Argus, Grey River Argus, Issue 108, 20 September 1866

Word Count
234

Untitled Grey River Argus, Issue 108, 20 September 1866

Working