Maritime Institute AGM

The Maritime Institute of Ireland held their AGM on Saturday 28 September 2013 in the coffee shop of the museum.  There were 7,000 visitors to the museum, last year.  Birgit Fay Roth, webmaster of mariner.ie, was appointed membership secretary.  There are 160 members.  Des Brannigan called on the institute to fulfill its stated objectives.   Joe Ryan presented his vision of what could be achieved.  Income was €17,000 from entrance receipts and fundraising, however the institute will benefit from a substantial legacy.
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