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Edwin Fox

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

A collection of newspaper clippings, handwritten notes and ‘boarding passes’. Details the colonial era use, the purchase and the restoration of the Edwin Fox ship. Particularly focuses on the struggle to finance the restoration and the potential relocation to Wellington. The publication date range is 1964-1998. The subject matter includes dates as far back as c.1843.


  • Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

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Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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Wellington 6140 New Zealand
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