Ship Rocket Thing?
Friday, 21st October 2005 by Alex Turnbull
What kind of ship is this? It seems to be using a very strange propulsion system, which makes it look like a cross between a ship and a rocket!
On further investigation I found another one to the west, and after having a closer look in Google Earth, I now believe these are barges being pushed along the thin waterways by small tug-type boats. Does anyone know what they’re transporting?
Thanks to Adam Fannin.