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.
- Crewmen of British torpedo boats on the quays at Waterford, 1920
- A barque tied up outside the old city hall in Cork, 1875
- Stewards of the SS Copeland, 1906
- Lifeboat launching invention 1912
And this set: