North Sea Atlantic inbound

North Sea Atlantic – New multipurpose construction vessel inbound to Shepherd’s OTP. Duco at OTP has been renamed Technip Umbilicals

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Recent arrivals

Three vessels arriving today. There seems to be a shuffling of tugs between the Tyne and Scotland.

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Light vessel LV21 and tug Christine in for the big weekend.

Last UK built lightship now a floating art installation, with tug Christine inbound for Newcastle Quay to become part of the Great North Run Million celebrations.

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Artania leaves

Artania formerly Artemis was originally named Royal Princess by Princess Diana in 1985

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Aircraft Carrier modules

The barge AMT Challenger with tug Norne outward bound from A&P Tyne for Rosyth with module parts for the latest Aircraft Carrier.

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History of The Tyne

I stumbled upon this while surfing for my site.

History of The Tyne

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Old maps of The Tyne above and below

Old maps of the river above and below the water

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