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Lecture: "Beef, Butter and Pork-Cork Shipping Trade During the American War of Independence 1775-83"
#Lecture – "Beef, Butter and Pork-Cork Shipping Trade During the American War of Independence 1775-83" is to be presented by Joe Varley, maritime historian next week, Thursday 6 March at 20:00 in Poolbeg Yacht and Boat Club, Ringsend, Dublin. All…
Lecture: "Cork During the American War of Independence: 1775-1783"
#Lecture – "Cork During the American War of Independence: 1775-1783" is the title of the lecture presented by Joe Varley and held in Stella Maris Seafarers Club, 3 Beresford Place, Dublin this Thursday 20 February (8pm). The illustrated lecture focuses…
Round the World Sailors Pat & Olivia Murphy Talk at Clontarf Yacht & Boat Club
#pirate – A talk that begins in Thailand and ends in Turkey via Sri Lanka, India, the Indian Ocean, Oman, Yemen, the Red Sea, Eritrea, Sudan, Egypt, The Suez Canal and Cyprus will be given by Round the world sailors…
Memorial and Exhibition to Mark Centenary of “Mexico” Disaster
#FethardLifeboat- For over than three decades the Trustees of the Lifeboat Memorial in The Burrow, Rosslare, Co. Wexford have laid a wreath in memory of those who lost their lives at sea. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the…
Lectures: Marconi - Heritage of Early Transatlantic Radio Communications
#MarconiLectures – Marconi, will be the theme for a series of lectures held in the National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Dun Laoghaire on 22 February. Each of the three talks (3:00 -6:30 pm) are to be presented by the Radio…
Lecture: “Traditional Boats of Ireland Book Project”
#Lecture – "Traditional Boats of Ireland Book Project" is a lecture to be presented by marine archaeologist, Darina Tully next Tuesday 4 February at 20:00 in Poolbeg Yacht and Boat Club, Ringsend, Dublin. All are welcome to the lecture series…
Lecture: “The Loss of USS Indianapolis in 1945”
#Lecture – Tonight a lecture "The Loss of USS Indianapolis in 1945" is to be held in the Stella Maris Seafarers Club (at 8pm) close to Busaras bus station in Dublin. The lecture presented by Terry Cummins, secretary of the…
Lecture: How Stands Our Island Nation
#Lecture - "How Stands Our Island Nation" is a dissertation by marine journalist and commentator Tom McSweeney of Seascapes fame which is to be held next Tuesday 21 January. The lecture starting at 8pm is the opening talk of the…
Lecture: Seascapes, Wind Turbines and Marine Planning-The Future of our Marine Environment
#Lecture - "Seascapes, Wind Turbines and marine Planning- The Future of our Marine Environment" is a lecture to be presented by David Bagnall next Thursday 9 December at 20.00hrs. The lecture is to be held in Poolbeg Yacht and Boat…
Six One News Anchor as Poolbeg Quizmaster
#TableQuiz – RTE's Six One news anchor Bryan Dobson has volunteered his services as quizmaster for a Christmas Table Quiz in aid of the RNLI.  The quiz next Thursday (5 Dec) at 8pm is organised by members and friends of…
Lecture: Mutiny & Murder on the Earl of Sandwich
#Lecture- This month's Maritime Institute of Ireland (M.I.I.) lecture: Mutiny & Murder on the Earl of Sandwich presented by Peter Brady takes place this Thursday (21 November) at 8pm in Stella Maris Seamen's Club, Dublin. In late 1765 the merchant…
Lecture: The Ketch Ilen - Ireland's Sole Surviving Sail Trader
#LectureILEN - "The Ketch Ilen-Ireland's Sole Surviving Sail Trader" will be the public lecture presented by Gary Mac Mahon next Thursday (7 November) in the Poolbeg Yacht and Boat Club, Ringsend. The talk which forms the members of Les Glénans…
Lecture: The "Kerlogue"
#LectureKERLOGUE – Maritime Institute of Ireland (M.I.I.) autumn/ winter lecture series continues with the next lecture about the "Kerlogue" presented by Pat Sweeney, Maritime historian and author. During WW2 (1943) Wexford Steamship Co.'s small coaster Kerlogue” hauled 168 injured and…
Maritime Museum Table Quiz & Wine Tasting Fundraiser
#TableQuiz- Have fun while raising funds for the National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Dun Laoghaire, where a Table Quiz & Wine Tasting event is to be held in the Eblana Club, next Thursday 10th October. The evening event (starting at…
‘Howth & Sailing’ Set to Launch Lecture Season
#Lecture - Howth Peninsula Heritage Society's opening lecture for the autumn/winter season will be about 'Howth & Sailing' and is to be presented by W.M. Nixon. The talk takes place at 8.00 p.m. in Howth Angling Centre, West Pier next…
Lecture: "The Loss of the MV Princess Victoria in January 1953”
#Lecture–Maritime Institute of Ireland autumn/ winter lecture series resumes with a talk about the "The Loss of the MV Princess Victoria in January 1953". James Scannell will present the lecture next Thursday 19 September (starting at 8pm) and as usual…

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