Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Wyetow

WyetowOne for Tugster!

This is the Wyetow, from Itchen Marine, as she chugs back down the river past Lady Jane.

I love the names they give their various tugs:
  • Wyepush
  • Wyepull
  • Wyeforce
  • Wyeguard
To name but a few.

These tugs can often be seen chugging about Southampton water as they go about their various duties.

2 comments:

  1. tim-
    thanks for the wyetow. i'll keep my eyes peeled for big fishing trawlers.
    wil aka tugster

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  2. All their names start with Wye so maybe it's someone's name or intials? What do you think?

    You might want to check the Shipping Information database. With a history dating back nearly 300 years to the ship movements. It is the acknowledged leader in maritime information and research.

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