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Maritime Image of the Day: “Container Ship Sailing Up the Tyne”

PortandTerminal.com, December 22, 2019

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Today’s Maritime Image of the Day is titled “Container Ship Sailing Up the Tyne” and was taken by Simon Booth, a talented English photographer who lives in the region.

SEE: Photographer Simon Booth’s portfolio

Photo of two fishing boats from the region taken by Simon Booth
Fishing in the region is a major source of income for many Photo: Simon Booth

The River Tyne is a river in North East England. The container ship in this photo will have been approaching the Port of Tyne. The red lighthouse in the photo is the iconic Herd Groyne Lighthouse which was built in the early 1880’s.

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