SHONAN MARU No 1 and No 2.

- Photos of their port visit to Wellington 2nd to 5th January, 2001.

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The design at left is the logo of the International Whaling Commission who had chartered both vessels for the research programme.

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This photo shows the midships of "Shonan Maru No 2" with her International Whaling Commission banner flying.

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This is "Shonan Maru No 2" with her sister ship berthed astern.

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A rear view of "Shonan Maru no 2".

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At right is Mr Yoshitsugo Higashi who is the Japanese Fisheries Association representitive in Wellington. He also acts as interpreter.

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Here we see "Shonan Maru No 1"

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