FEBRUARY  2009

PICTURED IN LYTTELTON HARBOUR, CANTERBURY, NEW ZEALAND - THE TUG SHIP 'LYTTELTON'

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This tug boat and the engines were built in Scotland in 1907 by Fergusson Brothers Ltd of Glasgow.

The boat was then sailed out to Lyttelton in New Zealand through the newly opened Suez canal.

 BELOW - OTHER PICTURES OF THE TUG IN OPERATION

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READY FOR A TRIP

STEAM UP

EN-ROUTE FOR A NICE SAIL

ALTERNATIVE VIEW

MV 'QUEEN VICTORIA' (90,000 tons)

REPLICA AT LYTTELTON HARBOUR OF
THE TOWER AT GREENWICH IN THE U.K.

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First body to be visited by a spacecraft from Earth  -  The Moon  -  Craft was  Luna 1, USSR 2nd Jan 1959

 
 

Deepest sea trench in the world  -  Marianas Trench in the Pacific Ocean  -  10,911 Mtrs or 35,798 ft deep

 

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FEBRUARY  2009

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