"Fiona" project

Details of the "Meaircín Joe" here

January 2011 - New timber

Part of a 250-year-old oak from Mountbellew will be used to build the hooker.

February and March 2011 - New keel

Shaping the keel.

April to June 2011

The keel taking shape and prepared to be blessed

July to October 2011

Taking shape

December 2011 to January 2012

Details of the structure

February to May 2012

Planking the Croí an Cladaig

June 2012

Finishing touches to the Croí an Cladaig


President: Michael Lynskey, Vice Chairman: Martin Joyce, Secretary: Peter Connolly,

Treasurer: James Croker, Tom O'Flaherty.

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