[Martin Galvin making a seine boat, Dún Géagáin, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry.] - UCD Digital Library

Martin Galvin making a seine boat, Dún Géagáin, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry.

In collection Folklore Photograph Collection

Origin information
Baile an Sceilg, Co. Chiarraí (Éire) / Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry (Ireland) : Coimisiún Béaloideasa Éireann (CBÉ) / Irish Folklore Commission - Copyright
Date created:
Type of resource
still image
Physical description
1 photograph (image/tiff) — Digital origin: reformatted digital — Reformating quality: preservation
Note
095 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Good condition.
Note
The seine-boat was used with a seine-net, mainly for mackerel-fishing, and was rowed by 12 oarsmen using 6 oars, and a cox. In more recent times, it has been used for racing competitions rather than fishing. It is confined almost exclusively to the south-west part of Co. Kerry.
Languages
English  
Genre
Photograph
Subject
Ballinskelligs (Kerry, Ireland)
Commerce and Trade
Fishing Boats--Ireland
Location
UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Folklore Photograph Collection. C025.18.00001
Note
095 I gCuimhne na nDaoine. Good condition.
Note
The seine-boat was used with a seine-net, mainly for mackerel-fishing, and was rowed by 12 oarsmen using 6 oars, and a cox. In more recent times, it has been used for racing competitions rather than fishing. It is confined almost exclusively to the south-west part of Co. Kerry.

Record source
Prepared by IVRLA project staff, UCD Library, University College Dublin — Record identifier: uri:info:fedora/ivrla:10289

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