Tag Archives: boats

Wonderful old photos from the Museum of Ireland Flickr

These fabulous historical shots come from the National Library of Ireland on The Commons – a collection that’s well worth a bit of time, and not just for the boat and sea related shots. See also: Crewmen of British torpedo … Continue reading

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Shortlisted photos for the annual National Historic Ships photographic competition

As usual at this time of year National Historic Ships has put the shortlisted images for its annual competition online – and as you’d expect they are a delight. If you’re like us and really enjoy a good photo, I’d … Continue reading

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The Morbihan 2013, with mad music, and how about blues in the boiler room with steam engine percussion?

Two Youtubes featuring some crazy music. Depending on your taste, you might like to turn down some of the piratey-rock nonsense in the first one and simply watch the lovely Morbihan go by – but that floating organ grinder is … Continue reading

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