Photographs

  1. C022.24.00005

    C022.24.00005

    1955

    Boats: McCurdy's boat arriving at pier, Church Bay, Rathlin, from Ballycastle.

  2. C022.24.00006

    C022.24.00006

    1956

    Boats: The Brockley boat of Rathlin leaving Ballycastle for the Island. (Families co-joined: Sylvester McMullen, Frank Craig, Dan McCurdy of Brockley. Dan is at the tiller.)

  3. C022.24.00007

    C022.24.00007

    1956

    Boats: Unloading cattle from a Rathlin boat at the pier, Ballycastle.

  4. C022.24.00014

    C022.24.00014

    1993

    Old drontheim ‘Elizabeth’ at Ballintoy, built by James Kelly of Portrush in 1935 and not paid for, subsequently converted to take engine power but rotted away. Boat hull used as model for fibreglass copy by Robin Ruddock of Portrush in early 2000s.

  5. C022.24.00015

    C022.24.00015

    1993

    Old drontheim ‘Elizabeth’ at Ballintoy, built by James Kelly of Portrush in 1935 and not paid for, subsequently converted to take engine power but rotted away. Boat hull used as model for fibreglass copy by Robin Ruddock of Portrush in early 2000s.

  6. C022.24.00016

    C022.24.00016

    1993

    Old drontheim ‘Elizabeth’ at Ballintoy, built by James Kelly of Portrush in 1935 and not paid for, subsequently converted to take engine power but rotted away. Boat hull used as model for fibreglass copy by Robin Ruddock of Portrush in early 2000s.

  7. C022.24.00017

    C022.24.00017

    1993

    Close-up of old drontheim ‘Elizabeth’ at Ballintoy, built by James Kelly of Portrush in 1935 and not paid for, subsequently converted to take engine power but rotted away. Boat hull used as model for fibreglass copy by Robin Ruddock of Portrush in early 2000s.

  8. C022.24.00018

    C022.24.00018

    1993

    Close-up of old drontheim ‘Elizabeth’ at Ballintoy, built by James Kelly of Portrush in 1935 and not paid for, subsequently converted to take engine power but rotted away. Boat hull used as model for fibreglass copy by Robin Ruddock of Portrush in early 2000s.

  9. C022.24.00019

    C022.24.00019

    2000

    Fibreglass drontheim by Robin Ruddock at sea, Portrush. Hull based off ‘Elizabeth’ currach of James Kelly from Ballintoy.

  10. C022.24.00020

    C022.24.00020

    2000

    Fibreglass drontheim by Robin Ruddock at sea, Portrush. Hull based off ‘Elizabeth’ currach of James Kelly from Ballintoy.

  11. C022.24.00021

    C022.24.00021

    2000

    Fibreglass drontheim by Robin Ruddock at sea, Portrush. Hull based off ‘Elizabeth’ currach of James Kelly from Ballintoy.

  12. C022.24.00022

    C022.24.00022

    2000

    Fibreglass drontheim by Robin Ruddock at sea, Portrush. Hull based off ‘Elizabeth’ currach of James Kelly from Ballintoy.

  13. C022.24.00023

    C022.24.00023

    1994

    Bertie Mac Kay, on board a fishing boat, Portbraddan.

  14. C022.24.00024

    C022.24.00024

    2005

    Holger Lönze, Lough Neagh.

  15. C022.24.00025

    C022.24.00025

    Wilkinson's boat, Ballintoy.

  16. C022.24.00027

    C022.24.00027

    1990

    Loughie Mac Quilkin on board a dronthon, Rathlin Island.

  17. C022.27.00001

    C022.27.00001

    1997

    ‘Colmcille’ boat departing Derry on River Foyle for Iona.

  18. C022.27.00002

    C022.27.00002

    1997

    ‘Colmcille’ boat departing Derry on River Foyle for Iona.

  19. C022.27.00003

    C022.27.00003

    1900

    Dronthon boats moored at Portstewart Harbour.

  20. C022.29.00001

    C022.29.00001

    1949

    Boats: Currach, scian chorr.

  21. More photographs

Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, C022.24.00006

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