Tag: Harbour History

Walking Tours of Harbour

DLR Heritage will commemorate the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary walking tours of the Harbour.

The Essex Hulk – Donal O Sullivan

 The Essex Hulk The Essex in Ireland 1824 – 1837 The Essex had been a distinguished American 32 gun frigate built in Salem, Massachusetts in 1799 for the then young American navy. After fighting against the British in the Pacific, and also against British whalers there, it was captured in 1814 off Valparaiso in Chile… Read more »