Photograph: BRUNSWICK (1926) berthed at Auckland
Tackaberry, Foss Harry (b.1898, d.1969)
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Diesel electric oil tanker BRUNSWICK first electrically propelled merchant vessel to visit Auckland, February 1929.
Foss Tackaberry was an engineer with the Auckland Harbour Board. He became the foreman of works on the waterfront. He retired mid 1960s but was re-hired to oversee the floating of the dredge HAPAI.
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