THE BOATS

Below are photographs of vessels of Ardglass and nearby harbours. There are many families in Ardglass who have owned boats for many years. There was also a great influx of visiting vessels during the herring season. Every boat has a registration mark which traces it back to its home port. Ardglass boats are generally registered 'B' for Belfast or 'N' for Newry.

Heading out
Sail boats in harbour
At the South Harbour
Centre boat is White Heather of Portavogie
Sail boats leaving Ardglass
Boats at the South Pier
Boats at South Pier
D334 from Arklow
Coming into Kimmersport
View from South Pier
South Harbour
At South Harbour
Boats from Folkestown (FE)
In the harbour
The South Harbour
Steam and Sail
Coming into port
Round the South Pier
The South Harbour
View from Jordan's Castle
View from a boat
The South Harbour
The North Dock
Nugget - owner John Hughes, finder of the largest nugget in the California Gold Rush
In the herring season
Steam and Sail
PD62 from Peterhead
At South Harbour
Steamboat
BCK29 from Buckie, last steamer in Ardglass
Luggers in the harbour
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