Waterford

The Samson crane barge at Ardmore in the County of Waterford

In 1987, off the coast of Waterford, pushed by the Gael, a massive crane barge from Liverpool crashed along the cliffs. Dangerous pollutants were removed soon after the barge went aground and the 2 men aboard were rescued so naturally, instead of removing the remains, why wouldn’t we make history? I suppose we have more to follow […]

Along Waterford County

This year I’ve travelled so often that sometimes, I woke up in the night wondering where I was again…. Never mind here is a quick snap of what you can experience when driving the Irish south coast. Waterford has some little secret worse a detour and I have to say, there is always a little […]

Youghal and around in 2011

Youghal and around Youghal (English pronunciation: /ˈjɔːl/; Irish: Eochaill, meaning “yew wood”) is a seaside resort town in County Cork, Ireland. Sitting on the estuary of the River Blackwater, in the past it was militarily and economically important. Being built on the edge of a steep riverbank, the town has a distinctive long and narrow […]

Youghal and around

Hurling in the Croke Park 23 07 2006

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