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Spanish Royal Navy Tall Ship Arrives in Dublin Port

7th June 2014
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Greeted by a local Currach, Spanish schooner Juan Sebastiande Elcano arrives on the Liffey. Photo: Conor McCabe
Spanish Royal Navy Tall Ship Arrives in Dublin Port

#tallship – This morning saw the world's third-largest Tall Ship, the Juan Sebastián de Elcano, greeted by Dublin Port Company tug boats and a flotilla of yachts from local sailing clubs in a ceremonial escort to mark the ship's arrival in Dublin Port.

As Afloat.ie reported earlier, the magnificent 370ft, four-masted steel-hulled Royal Spanish Navy schooner will be open to the public to visit for free during her five-day stay in the capital to promote Spanish-Irish cultural exchange. Click HERE for public opening dates, times and locations.

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