We want everyone to benefit from the unique and fascinating cultural resource that is West Cork’s maritime heritage.
How to make a repair, Choosing timber, Fastenings,Tool skills, Steaming & Gluing, Caulking, Painting & Varnishing, Ropework.
The traditional West Cork six-oar racing gigs are around 32 feet long and carvel-built in traditional style.
The first fishing boat to be registered in Cork after Irish Independance.
Courses will be developed using local sites for practical experience, liaising with theNational Monuments Service and Universities.