A Tiny Remote Controlled Tugboat Tows a Man in a Kayak Along a Canal in North Shropshire, England


While traveling through Market Drayton in the West Midlands town of North Shropshire, England, British boater Mick Carroll caught the wonderful sight of a man in a kayak being towed down the Shropshire Union Canal by a tiny remote controlled tugboat.

dont ya just love eccentric’s , seen this fella as we were passin thru Market Drayton gettin pulled along by a remote control tug , brilliant. …as he was goin past he shouted ” just when you thought you’d seen everything ” was laughin me head off.

Tug Rear

photos by Mick Carroll

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