Port Nicholson


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Port Nicholson

1. the first British settlement in New Zealand, established on Wellington Harbour in 1840: grew into Wellington
2. the former name for Wellington Harbour
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The company believes The Port Nicholson Experience will only enhance the vision of Shiprex.
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On arrival in Port Nicholson, the first migrants established a settlement located less than a kilometre inland from the beach at the head of the harbour, naming it Britannia.
The availability of ether in the colonial settlements of Port Nicholson in 1840 however, was an entirely different matter.
The first pharmacist and druggist in the original Port Nicholson settlement was Dr William Johnston, a surgeon who arrived on 7 March 1840, but whether he included ether among the stock of medications that he brought out with him is not known (14).
Dr Fitzgerald had arrived in Port Nicholson eight days ahead of Dr Monteith and the two had quickly become close colleagues, their ages differing by five years.
New Zealand Colonist & Port Nicholson Advertiser.
Sam Mackay and his crew of, Stuart Williams and Ben Caundle also from Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club finished second.
The local Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club team skippered by Adam Middleton took an early jump on the fleet winning all seven of their first round robin matches.
She is berthed at the CYCA where her owners are members, but will race under the burgee of the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club in New Zealand, in a nod to Owen and Kings' place of birth.
RPAYC (Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club), RNYS (Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, RPNYC (Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club), RYCV (Royal Yacht Club of Victoria), RQYS (Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron); CYCA (Cruising Yacht Club of Australia), MYC (Mornington Yacht Club), SYC (Sandringham Yacht Club), WYC (Western Yacht Club).