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historical old oil S.S.WILLOCHRA

  • Reserve met Reserve met 
  • Closed: Mon 30 Jul 2012, 7:42 pm
Listing #: 496806222
beautiful old oil of the SS WILLOCHRA
painted on black velvet and suround by a lovely gold rimmed oak frame.

framed and glased.
frame and oil in excellent order .
Built 1912
the ss willchora was bought to New zealand in 1913 as part of the union steam ship company n.z.
1913-1919 was used as a troop carrier in the first world war.
and then used to return pows after the war was ended.
onsold to various other part of the world after1919, and renamed FORT VICTORIA, sank in 1929 ,when hit by another ship in dense fog.

tonnage--7.784 GRT
length 411ft---125.45 m
propulsion 2 quadruple expansion steam engines
max speed 16 notts 30 miles per hour

a beutiful piece of historical art in pristine condition, out for a mere $1 reserve, good luck.
check out my other $! reserve auctions

Shipping details

  • To be arranged
  • Seller allows pick-ups
  • Seller location: Dunedin, Otago, NZ

Payment details

  • NZ bank deposit
  • Cash

About the seller

stephoz (71 71 positive feedback)
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  • Member since Jun 2008

Closes: Mon 30 Jul, 7:42 pm. 2012 This auction used auto-extend.