Pilot Boat Collingwood returns to the Tyne after putting the pilot aboard a cruiseship.
Heading out to embark the Tyne pilot on an inbound vessel.
About to embark the Tyne pilot onto an inbound vessel. St Mary's Lighthouse at Whitley Bay is in the background.
Heading down river past the lifeboat station.
Heading down river past the Fish Quay.
Inbound for Tyne Pilotage from Albatros
Inbound, passing the North Pier at Tynemouth.
Heading down river past the Fish Quay High Lighthouse.
Approaching the Tyne after leaving the pilot on Hebridean Princess
Entering the mouth of the river at speed