Examples from the Web for tonner
Nothing remained but to choose our particular 90 tonner with a good character.A Floating Home|Cyril Ionides
A hundred tonner, it had put in thirty years and a billion and some miles for several owners.
It'ud take a ten-thousand tonner with fathoms to spare right away up to the mooring berth.The Man in the Twilight|Ridgwell Cullum
She's a seven thousand tonner, and her cargo's worth a couple of hundred thousand.Dastral of the Flying Corps|Rowland Walker
A big old Bartson Cruiser tumbled by end over end, a thousand tonner, the largest ship he had seen in here so far.