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From Fastnet to Inishtrahull

by D. J. O"Sullivan

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Published by Lapwing in Belfast .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementD. J. O"Sullivan ; introduction by John Montague.
The Physical Object
Pagination126p. :
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15215928M
ISBN 101898472076
OCLC/WorldCa30013258

Fastnet Rock, or simply Fastnet (possibly from Old Norse Hvasstein-ey, meaning 'sharp-tooth isle'; called Carraig Aonair, meaning "lonely rock", in Irish) is a small islet in the Atlantic Ocean and the most southerly point of Ireland. It lies kilometres ( mi) southwest of Cape Clear Island and 13 kilometres ( mi) from County Cork on the Irish on: southern coast of County Cork, Ireland.   In , a similar tower on the Calf Rock to the north was broken off at the base by a storm, so the Fastnet was replaced before it could suffer a .

The Irish Lighthouse Series postcards for purchase individually. Postcards are 6x4 inches in full colour with text on backs. Current postcards are 60 cents each or 2 of same card for €1 + postage. Complete Irish Lighthouse Series sets sold in plastic case. Back of pack has map showing where all the lighthouses are. cards €55 + postage. The Elder Brethren were not happy with Halpin's design, stating the light should be feet (m) above high water, and enclosed a book of drawings and description of the recently completed () South Stack Lighthouse near Holyhead on Anglesey, North Wales, designed by their Surveyor, Mr D. A. Alexander.

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In good all round condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a. In this book a Junction Point is a position where many routes converge and through which ships pass when sailing from one major area into another. For example, the Junction Point for routes from the Atlantic into the Mediterranean is the Strait of Gibraltar.

Junction Points used in this publication are shown on the chartlets in the front part. Inishtrahull (Irish: Inis Trá Tholl, meaning "island of the hollow/empty beach") or 'Inis Trá Thuathail' as used in County Donegal by speakers of Ulster Irish, meaning 'Island with the beach on the opposite or contrary side' as is clear when compared to other islands on the Irish coast, where the landing place always faces the mainland, is the most northerly island of : County Donegal.

This is an uninhabited island, of the coast of Donegal, and it's only a third of a square kilometer. It is approx 6 miles north east from Malin Head, and the only way to get there, is by boat.5/5(2). Inishtrahull Lighthouse was converted to solar power on the 20 September The light is a Pharos mm lens with a PRB22 rotating pedestal and electric 35W discharge lamps powered by two banks of 18 x 50W solar panels linked to two 24V 2, Ah batteries.

The character remains the same but the range was reduced to 19 nautical miles. Inishtrahull is well known for its wildlife and is designated a Special Area of Conservation and a Special Protection Area by the National Parks and Wildlife Service.

The island’s geographical location and lighthouse attract many unusual birds, as well as a population of Grey g: Fastnet. Fastnet International Shaftesbury Court 95 Ditchling Road Brighton BN1 4ST Email – [email protected] Telephone – +44 (0) The Book of Inishtrahull - Seán Beattie Foyle Press -Reprinted Rathlin Listing of books and articles on Rathlin Island A History of the Fastnet Lighthouse James Morrissey FASTNET FORCE 10 John Rousmanier The Wild Plants of Sherkin, Cape Clear and adjacent Islands of West Cork.

From stormy seas at Fastnet Rock to dazzling visions of nature at Inishtrahull; from the writings of the Lightkeeper poet, DJ O’Sullivan, to the workings of. Those lighthouses situated in very remote or difficult-to-access locations, such as the Fastnet, off the coast of West Cork, or Inishtrahull in.

Login Details Password incorrect or Session-ID in use. Verify username/password and login again. Torpedoed by U, sank miles W 1/2 N of Fastnet (L/te - in about N, W; wi - in N, W); 11 lives lost, 12 survivors met up with survivors of SV Eudora sunk some days later on the 14th, both groups picked up by patrol boat and landed at Queenstown (H/L/te/wi).

John Eagle's Irish Lighthouse dedicated website. The Irish Rock Station Set. Built on rocks off the coast in dangerous locations mostly only accessible only by helicopters or boats iike the Fastnet lighthouse. 34 postcards for 17 euros plus postage.

Turtle Bunbury is an award-winning travel writer, historian and author based in Ireland. His published works includes 'The Glorious Madness: Tales of the Irish & the Great War', as well as the best-selling 'Vanishing Ireland' series, as well as 'The Irish Pub' and 'Living in Sri Lanka'.

His work also includes extensive articles relating to travels in Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe, Mexico. Inishtrahull Island (Irish: Inis Trá Thall)meaning Island of the bloody beach, is located approx 10 kilometres (6 miles) north-east of Malin Head, Inishowen, County Donegal and is the most northerly island of Ireland.

The most northerly landfall of Ireland is Tor Rocks located another 1km to the North West of Inishtrahull. It lies at latitude ºN.[1]Missing: Fastnet.

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FANAD HEAD. Inishtrahull View. Inishtrahull View is a delightful self catering cottage that sleeps with a stunning East facing view of Lough Swilly. Relax by the open fireplace, enjoy a Missing: Fastnet. Inishtrahull, Culdaff, Donegal, Ireland.

1, likes 9 talking about this 14 were here. Inishtrahull Island. Historical Information and the Island Today/5(5). Visit the Gallery. If you're looking for beautiful wall art for your home or office, look no further than my gallery in Killarney, Co. Kerry. My friendly and helpful staff will assist you in making your selection, and we ship worldwide.Index of Irish Lighthouses photographed by John Eagle with links to their pages: Rathlin West.

Rathlin East. Rue Point. Old Maidens. The Maidens. Chaine Tower.Inishtrahull lies about km north-east of Malin Head. The Tor Rocks which lie about 2 km further north-north-west comprise six rocky pinnacles rising to 20m above the levelnd are the most northerly point of land in Ireland.

The island of Inishtrahull (34 ha) rises to 43 m at its western end and extends west-east for some km. The rock is Lewisian gneiss, the oldest rock in Missing: Fastnet.