Worldwide icon-chevron-right Europe icon-chevron-right United Kingdom icon-chevron-right England icon-chevron-right London icon-chevron-right Steam Tug Portwey

Steam Tug Portwey

Attractions Isle of Dogs
Steam Tug Portwey

Time Out says

Friendly warning! We're working hard to be accurate. But these are unusual times, so please check that venues remain open.

This metal monolith is one of only two coal-fired steam tug boats still active in the UK. Built in 1927, it played a part in World War II, and was nearly sent to the scrapyard in the ‘70s, before being saved and restored to its former glory. It's a fine slice of British maritime history.

By: Time Out editors

Posted:

Details

Address: South Dock
London
E14 9FJ
Contact:
Opening hours: Free
Do you own this business?
You may also like
    You may also like
      Latest news