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Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane.
Posted by: jon (IP Logged)
Date: April 13, 2006 08:30PM

Hi All,

Renamed in Australia to "LOOMA 1"
Purchased by J.A.Perano & Co Ltd (New Zealand) Mid December 1962.
Arrived New Zealand Monday 4th February 1963.
Renamed "ORCA"
1st sperm whale shot 28 April 1963.
Last whale shot 21 December 1964.Station closed later that month.
October 1966 'Orca" cut up for scrap steel by new owners Pacific Scrap Ltd.
End of a great ship..

Cheers Jon



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  "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. jon 04/13/2006 03:30AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. Anonymous User 04/13/2006 06:07AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. RolfK 04/13/2006 08:18AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. siri 04/13/2006 09:45AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. siri 04/13/2006 10:48AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. siri 04/13/2006 08:09AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. siri 04/13/2006 12:19PM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. jon 04/13/2006 02:23PM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. Aris 04/13/2006 03:34PM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. siri 04/15/2006 08:43AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. jon 04/13/2006 08:30PM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. Aris 04/14/2006 03:16AM
  Re: "Firern" ex Capitan Nunez, 392 gt., sold on March 1-1957 to Whale Products Pty, Brisbane. Aris 04/15/2006 06:45AM
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