Stories and Photographs from the Aran Islands, Galway Bay, Ireland
Monday, 2 August 2021
The Islands nurse from Querrin.
The Unsinkable Bridget Hedderman Photo with thanks to Michael O’Connell of Querrin. The appointment of a permanent ...
Sunday, 11 April 2021
Ghost ship ashore in 1835
Shipwreck on Árainn in January1835. News of the shipwreck in January 1835. In Ireland it was often said that a man could 'mind mice at a...
Saturday, 27 March 2021
The day the ‘Steamer’ went down in 1947
“Come up, come up... we’re on the rocks!” The S.S Dún Aengus at Galway Dock. At about 12:45 PM on May 24th of 1947, this was the alarming r...
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