Yearly Archives: 2018

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Book Review The Shannon Navigation

June 15th, 2018|Boating Books|

THE SHANNON NAVIGATION by Ruth Delany   Book Review By Brian Cassells   Ruth Delany is a highly respected expert on the Inland Waterways of Ireland who has produced numerous works on her beloved Shannon and other waterways. This book is a resource which is a masterpiece of research. This is a book to be [...]

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Book Review – Islands of Lough Neagh

June 15th, 2018|Boating Books|

Islands of Lough Neagh Michael Savage River Bann & Lough Neagh Association   Book Review By Colin Becker     The Islands of Lough Neagh is a slim volume of about 50 pages describing the history, fauna, flora and cultural heritage of two islands on Lough Neagh: Coney Island and Rams Island.   The book [...]

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Book Review – In the Wake of Giants

June 15th, 2018|Boating Books|

In the Wake of Giants Journeys on the Barrow and the Grand Canal By Gerald Potterton   In the Wake of Giants is an entertaining account of one farmer’s initially hesitant steps into the world of canals and narrow boats. As a young man Gerald Potterton on Sunday afternoons walked the banks of the Royal [...]

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Book Review – Fine lines – Clear Water -Heritage Boat Association

June 15th, 2018|Boating Books|

Fine lines – Clear Water  -Heritage Boat Association By Richard Ellis   I feel that the pleasure to be had from cruising our fantastic waterways can be added to greatly by some knowledge of the history of the many old vessels we encounter. Fine Lines – Clear Water, in conjunction with its predecessor, Cool Metal [...]

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IWAI Press Release No. 6 Heritage Bill to determine the future of Ireland’s Canals

April 28th, 2018|Press Release|

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IWAI Annual General Meeting 2018

February 10th, 2018|News|

The Annual General Meeting of the Inland Waterways Association of Ireland will be held on Saturday 28 April, 2018 at 11am in the Leitrim Marina Hotel, Leitrim Village.

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Boyne Navigation Branch (IWAI Boyne Navigation) win Top Prize

February 3rd, 2018|Press Release|

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