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Remembering Shannon Harbour’s First Annual Canal Boat Rally

17 Jun 2015

The Canal Boat Rally has been up and running, at Shannon Harbour, since 1971. Linda McGee, in her article ’Remembering the First Annual Canal Boat Rally at Shannon Harbour’ , quoted the original chairperson Mr. Gerry Brady, who recalled how read more…

44th Shannon Harbour Canal Boat Rally: Provisional Programme of Events

16 Jun 2015

44th Shannon Harbour Canal Boat Rally Provisional Programme of Events Friday 19th June 2015 19.00 Commodore’s reception – new meeting room 20.00 Official Rally opening Registration Available Saturday 20th June 2015 10.30 Registration and Entry for Rally – Meeting Rooms read more…

Canal Boat Rally 2015

11 Jun 2015

This year’s rally takes place on June 19th, 20th and 21st. The blessing of boats will be on Sunday 21st at 12:30pm. All are welcome.

68M – The Lora Marie – GCC Canal Boat – Dublin 1936

12 Jun 2014

68M was built by Vickers (Ireland) in 1936; one of a series of purpose-built “M” (motorised) boats purchased by the Grand Canal Company (GCC) in the 1920’s and 1930’s. She was transferred to Coras Iompair Eireann (CIE) in 1950 when read more…