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The First Trawler355 viewsKnown as Mac's Trawler, this was the first vessel of the towns current fishing fleet
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Fish Barrels221 viewsUnloading fish barrels for the Mackerel Fishing in the early 1900's
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Cattle Boat1880 viewsLoading Cattle at at the old Pier Castletownbere during W.W.1 The man with the stick may be Mike Sullivan (Sherrig) of Bere Island
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Castletown Berehaven 1905224 viewsCastletown Berehaven in 1905 viewed from the Bay
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Ariel view of Castletownbere1072 viewsConstruction of the New Pier, Castletownbere in 1968
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Fishermen205 viewsEarly photo of fishermen in Castletown Berehaven
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Pot Fishing642 viewsPot Fishing off Bere Island. Early 1900's
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Drift Nets and Fish416 viewsDrift nets and boat load of fish at the old pier Castletownbere in 1939
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The ‘Lady Elsie’ 364 viewsBerthed alongside the landing, Glengarriff
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