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Galway Bay
Estuary Services from Galway to the Aran Islands

Operated by the Galway Bay Steamboat Company from 1872. 
The Citie of the Tribes was a harbour tug, the only steamship in the port, which provided occasional trips Ballvaughan an to the islands when she had free time
After the sale of Citie of the Tribes, the company continued to operate ferries to the Aran Islands with screw steamships and then motor vessels

Citie of the Tribes (1872-1893)
Built in 1872 by JT Eltringham of South Shields
99.5 x 18.8 ft : 117 GRT
2 x side lever engines by builders
In use at Middlesbrough from 1903
Scrapped in 1910

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