TYNE TUGS AND TUG BUILDERS
A history of Tyne Tugs, their builders and owners

Home

Builders

Engineers

Owners

Tugs

About


Select

Shipbuilder

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

XYZ

Above: Select the required shipyard by using the initial letter of the Surname eg: Eltringham, Hepple or Rennoldson.
KEY BELOW: D / H / P (D = basic dimensions are shown; H = a history is given; P = one or more photographs are available)

Robert & Richard Dixon, South Shore, Gateshead

The following tugs were built by Robert Dixon at South Shore, Gateshead

Yd No Year Tug Name D / H / P
1818 Speedwell
1830 Pilot D / H
---- ----- --------------- ----------

The following tug was built by Richard Dixon at South Shore, Gateshead

Yd No Year Tug Name D / H / P
1844 Victory D / H
---- ----- --------------- ----------