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IRISH LIGHTS
SHIPS AND CREW

The Commissioners of Irish Lights are the General Lighthouse Authority for the whole of Ireland,
its adjacent seas and islands
The Commissioners are responsible for the provision and maintenance of lighthouses, buoys, beacons, and radio aids to marine navigation to assist the
safe and expeditious passage of all classes of mariners in general navigation; Sanctioning the establishment, alteration, or discontinuation of local aids to marine navigation in ports, harbours, and on
 coastlines which are within the jurisdiction of a local lighthouse authority, in accordance with international standards, this includes sanctioning the marking and lighting of fish farms, oil and gas rigs, and other hazards. The inspection of local aids to navigation to ensure they comply with international standards and the statutory sanction
granted; Marking or removing wreck which is a danger to navigation, where no harbour or conservancy authority has the power
to do so.

 

ILT Atlanta
Dry Dock Dublin 1986
Photos John Sheridan
(Jan 2012)
           
Rathlin Island.jpg Scout Ship. South Rock light Vessel. Granuaile ll at Dun Laoghaire 1985 or 86.

 


Irish Lights Spit Head review 1977.wmv

Video of the 1977 Spit Head review.
28MB.
Photos and Video from Eddie Duffy (Irish Lights 1958-83)

 



 

 

 

Granuaile at Cobh Co Cork 
Commissioners tour 1959
E.Ferry, N.Keane, J.Lawless, J.Morris M. Kelly (Bosun), E. Duffy (AB), E. Ferry (chippy) E.Ferry, S.Dolton, J.Lawless, J.Byrne  
 
©Tony Brennan 2002 © Copyright Gardline Surveys
OCEAN SEEKER(ex.GRANUAILE II)
©Tony Brennan 2002
GRANUAILE III WITH THE LIGHTFLOAT "CONNINBEG"
©Tony Brennan 2002
 SHIPS MODEL GRANUAILE
BRYAN HOLMES. I.L.T.GRANUAILE II 1998
Aiden McCabe. 
GRANUAILE II AT DUN-LOAGHIRE 1999
©Tony Brennan 2002
SHIPS MODEL "ISOLDA" 
©J.McGRATH (RNLI GALWAY)
I.L.V.GRANUAILE  III---IN GALWAY PORT 2002
N.Fynes.
GRAY SEAL 1980s
IRISH LIGHTS FLEET 1960s.  
  PHOTOS FROM BRYAN HOLMES
    M.Duffy (Bosun) B.Holmes Granuile 1998. I.L.T.GRANUAILE 1997 
VINNIE DEVITT, PEADAR KELLY.
BRYAN HOLMES. 
TUSKER ROCK LIGHTHOUSE
GRANAUILE 1997
MAINTENANCE OF BUOYS ON SHANNON ESTUARY
B.HOLMES 98'   HARRY KINSELLA 1998 D.Carey M.Daly Granuaile 1998. M.Daly P.Kelly Granuaile 1998.jpg GRANAUILE 1997
B.HOLMES, G.MEEHAN, J.O'GORMAN

 

 

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