Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 12710, mar.105, HW 328
H.M.S. Virago was built at Woolwich and was launched on 25 July 1842. Came to New Zealand during the visit of the Duke of Edinburgh, in 1869, and carried the last detachment of the 18th Regiment to leave NZ when she sailed in 1870.
HMS Virago was scrapped in 1876.
engine: 300 NHP engine
- New Zealand Wars
- Visit to NZ HRH Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh; 1869; 1870; 1870-71
visit to New Zealand of HRH Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, 1869; 1870; 1870-71, as Captain of HMS Galatea
1 January 1869 to 31 December 1869
1 January 1870 to 31 December 1870
1 January 1876 to 31 December 1876
Revised Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging (Primary Title)
A Revised and Expanded Version of Robert G. Chenhall's
System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. (Other Title) Robert Chenhall
Nashville/Tennessee/USA (Place of Publication) (nomenclature)
20 May 2003
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