White Wings Vol II. Founding Of The Provinces And Old-Time Shipping. Passenger Ships From 1840 To 1885
Temora, 418 tons, Captain Bridie, sailed November 9th, 1858, arrived March 5th. Was detained 15 days at Cape de Verde Islands repairing damage sustained in a gale in Bay of Biscay. Passengers, 60.page 249
Countess Of Fife, 510 tons, Captain Collie, arrived September 7th. Landed passengers, and proceeded to Wellington and New Plymouth with passengers and cargo.
Equator, ship, 481 tons, Captain Sillberg, arrived via Wellington March 21st. 181 days from Gravesend.
Alpine, 1164 tons, Captain Crawford, sailed from Glasgow June 10th, arrived September 12th. Passengers, 500. One of the finest vessels visiting Otago at that date.
Sebastan, 364 tons, Captain Begg, arrived October 6th; passage, 96 days. Passengers, 28.