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Surprising Elements Of Ardmore’s Maritime History – The Amazing Story Of The Fleming Of Youghal

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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 vessels was the three-masted schooner, the Nellie Fleming, called after his daughter. A sister ship the Kathleen & May was called after the other two daughters in the family, and this vessel was preserved by the Maritime Trust and is now open to the public in London.Read More »Surprising Elements Of Ardmore’s Maritime History – The Amazing Story Of The Fleming Of Youghal