Tyneside Tug Builders in alphabetical order of Surname
James Dowey, North Shields
I have no information about this shipbuilder although there are also references to a James Dowey Jnr and a small number of tugs being built at South Shields. I have assumed that a reference to a James Downey Jnr as the builder of the HERCULES of 1853 is a spelling mistake.
The following is a list of tugs built by James Dowey, North & South Shields: