1940: Holmwood sunk

546-ton steamer Holmwood

546-ton steamer Holmwood, pictured in the New Zealand Herald, 2 Dec 1940

Ships at Greymouth wharf, circa 1924. `Tees' is in the foreground, followed by `Pakura' and `Gabriella'.

Ships at Greymouth wharf, circa 1924. `Tees’ (later renamed Holmwood) is in the foreground, followed by `Pakura’ and `Gabriella’. Photo: LA Inkster, Alexander Turnbull Library

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