The Objective of this site is to support and promote research into Irish maritime history.
We include some general maritime history and general Irish history.
Here we will publish articles, as well as identifying articles on other sites
We will suggest some material which may be of assistance to researchers
identify libraries, museums and other facilities
We will review books, list lecture programs and make other announcements
Encourage education and school programs, such as Comenius and 'Follow the fleet'
Participate in other like-minded projects, such as Wikipedia's WikiProject Irish Maritime.
The overall objective is to promote an appreciation of our maritime heritage.
Showcase of articles published here
Miracle on Galway Bay (1949)
Lines of the Tayleur
Limerick Marine Radio Schools
The Man in the Tank (Fear an Tanc)
The Asian Adventures of the Bandon River Ships: “Hope” and “Thomas”.
Sibe Gorman & Co
Guardships at Kingstown
Where are the Barges
Historical Diving in Ireland
Italian Salvage Ships at the Galley Head
A Riddle of Sand – The Kish Bank
Lost to Time and Tide
Smuggling in the eighteenth and early nineteenth Century
Dublin Port Diving Bell
Lord Cloncurry and the Aid
Diving on the Lusitania
Lifeboat Mary Stanford
The East India Company at Dundaniel
From Havana to Skibereen (Piet Hein)
Apostleship of the Sea (Stella Maris)
Coastguard Lifesaving Carts
Pirates at Muglins
Legends of the Lusitania