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2 edition of Pilot book of the River Shannon. found in the catalog.

Pilot book of the River Shannon.

Irish Tourist Board.

Pilot book of the River Shannon.

by Irish Tourist Board.

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Published by Published by Bord Failte Eireann [Irish Tourist Board] in conjunction with the Inland Waterways Association of Ireland in [Dublin] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

ContributionsInland Waterways Association (Ireland)
The Physical Object
Pagination48p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17514157M

Banagher – Terryglass – Killaloe – Portumna – Athlone – Lanesborough – Dromod – Carrick-on-Shannon. 1 week - 20 hours - km - 6 locks A one-way special, you can see most of the Shannon in a week travelling from Banagher to Carrick (or vice versa). A new floating boardwalk has been opened on the Shannon Blueway in Co Leitrim. Waterways Ireland says the project is aimed at boosting visitor numbers and enhancing access for locals. The River Shannon: A Journey Down Ireland's Longest River is at Lough Key Forest ers:

River Shannon, the longest river in Ireland, rising in northwestern County Cavan and flowing for about miles ( km) in a southerly direction to enter the Atlantic Ocean via a mile (kilometre) estuary below Limerick city. It drains an area of 6, square miles (15, square km). As. River Shannon is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with River Shannon and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the.

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This is the story of the Shannon, the longest river in Ireland, and its role in human lives. To many people what makes it special is a state of mind that comes from losing yourself on, in, or near it. When Aiveen Cooper reached the Atlantic Ocean, she understood this/5(2).

In the summer ofRobert Shannon, a Marine chaplain and a young American hero of the Great War, lands in Ireland. He still suffers from shell shock, and his mentor hopes that a journey Robert had always wanted to make—to find his family roots along the banks of the River Shannon—will restore his equilibrium and his vocation/5().

This very pleasant and relaxing read is basically a travelogue describing a journey down Ireland's longest river from its source to the sea. The author's interest in zoology and botany is evident from the detail in the text, but the book also contains many interesting historical, archaeological and legendary facts relevant to the sites visited by the author/5.

River Pilot book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a historical fictional account of incidents that occurred in sou /5. The River Shannon is both a visitor's and a photographer's delight. This stunning waterway is a feast for the eyes in every season and every time of the day and night.

Discover miles and miles of beauty along the back of this mighty river. From lively towns to tranquil lakes, it is a varied and fulfilling journey along the Shannon.

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Part guide book, history book, zoology textbook and coffee table photo-book Aiveen manages to teach us about the the things to see and do along the Shannon, the history of the river and the wars made over her, the animals and plants of the river and the industry and engineering that are part and parcel of the river and its course.3/5(5).

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The Shannon divides the west of Ireland (principally the province of Connacht) from the east and south (Leinster and most of Munster).Mouth: Shannon Estuary.

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Click on the picture to open the book in a new window. "This book describes the River Shannon from its remote beginnings in the hills of Cavan to its merging with the Atlantic Ocean at Loop Head in County Clare, a distance of miles The geology and formation of its sources are described, with the antiquities, the myths and practices of its ancient peoples.

Shannon Hale is the New York Times best-selling author of six young adult novels: the Newbery Honor book Princess Academy, multiple award winner Book of a Thousand Days, and the highly acclaimed Books of Bayern series.4/5. Killaloe, Co. Clare, to practicing raids along the River Shannon, we follow Brian until he eventually becomes King of all Ireland.

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