Irish waterways history
… for the Grand Canal Docks.
4 weeks ago
We are glad to observe that the fishing at Killaloe is this season, as heretofore, attracting, in pursuit of their thoroughly delightful but simple sport, numerous ardent bands of the “Knights of the Angle”; and the comfortable 74 more words
1 month ago
Jonathan Calder reports on the open day at the locks, now drained for maintenance.
Read about the Foxton inclined plane (nach maireann) here.
The African Queen, formerly the Shannon Princess (1), is for sale.
1 month, 4 weeks ago
Capt Basil Hall‘s novel principle of fitting the wheel at the head in place of the stern, is adopted by the London and Westminster Steam boat company… 14 more words
2 months, 1 week ago
Let’s send Boxer Moran to Germany.
I see from the blatts that Her unfortunate Majesty’s Government is considering having vigilantes to man Her borders, just as they have in that nice Mr Trump’s domain. 114 more words
2 months, 2 weeks ago