Introducing Ardmore’s Maritime History – The Stunning Story Of The Fee des Ondes

The Fee des Ondes a French trawler (300 tons) was wrecked in Ardmore on Sunday 27th October 1963. It struck rocks 300yds off Ardmore head and it was blown into Carraig a Phúintín.  All…

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The Marechal de Noailles of Nantes

The Amazing Marechal de Noailles

The Marechal de Noailles of Nantes 12th December 1912.

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Fleming Ardmore

The Amazing Story Of The Fleming Of Youghal

The Fleming family of Youghal were general merchants, and Martin J Fleming had several ships involved in the coal trade between Bristol Channel ports and the home port of Youghal. One of these…

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The Folia Ardmore

The Stunning And Real Truth About The Folia

Folia Cunard Line 1916 – 1917. A four-masted, twin funnel liner. She was built in 1907 by Sir J. Laing & Sons Ltd., Sunderland, and was owned by Cunard S.S. C. Ltd. She…

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