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Diving on the Lusitania

Lusitania

Diving on the Lusitania from Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast

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The East India Company at Dundaniel

ruin of Dundaniel Castle

Paddy O’Sullivan For more on this theme read: The Asian Adventures of the Bandon River Ships: “Hope” and “Thomas”. PREFACE In attempting to give an account of the East India Company at Dundaniel and especially their iron works, it has

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Dublin Shipyards

from book cover from Pat Sweeneys book Liffey Ships

Irish Shipbuilding

Miscellaneous Dublin yards

While the main shipbuilding in Dublin Involved the Liffey yard, later Vickers, and Ross & Walpole several early years have disappeared without trace.

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Why are goods transported on land called a "shipment" and why are goods transported by sea called "cargo"?