Remember ILV Isolda

isolda

Sunk by aircraft off Waterford coast, 19th December 1940

  • Dunne, P.,12 Sallynoggin Villa, Dun Laoghaire, aged 45.
  • Farrell, W., Seaman; Dun Laoghaire
  • Hayden, J.J., Fireman; Beaufort House, Dun Laoghaire, aged 37.
  • Holland, William, Steward; 7 Sussex Street, Dun Laoghaire, aged 57.
  • Rushby, William, 7 Carrigilea Gardens, Dun Laoghaire, aged 43.
  • Shortt, P.,Fireman, 37 Castle Gardens, Dun Laoghaire, aged 43.
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The original Lugnad was, according to legend, a "luamaire": that is a navigator or helmsman. He is credited with bringing his uncle, Saint Patrick, to Ireland. Lugnad's grave is in a ruined monastery on Inchagoill island in Lough Corrib, County Galway