TYNE TUGS AND TUG BUILDERS
A history of Tyne Tugs, their builders and owners
Above: Select the required Tug Owner by using the initial letter of the Owner's Name eg: Batey, Lawson or Tyne.
KEY BELOW: D / H / P (D = basic dimensions are shown; H = a history is given; P = one or more photographs are available)
Tug Owner: George Brown, South Shields (1888 - 1923)
Tug Owner: The Brown Tug Co Ltd, South Shields (1923 - 1930)
See John H Proud's book "150 Years of the Maltese Cross" for a detailed description of the company.
The following tugs were owned or operated: