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Claare ny Gael 20th March 2022

Claare Ny Gael

Sunday, March 20th, 2022 - 51 minutes

We heard recently of the controversy when the IOMSPCo Ltd named a vessel the Viking, launched on the Tyne in 1905. We hear this time of the next vessel launched for the company, this time at Vickers, Son and Maxim Ltd in Barrow.  No quibbles about the name when the Ben-my-Chree (III) was launched on 23rd March 1908.

Having a shave leads to a surprise for Jonathan Harker, which causes him to nick his chin slightly. The result only compounds the strange situation in which he now finds himself, alone and encompassed within the walls of Castle Dracula.

As y kiaull ain - son Laa Fheile Padraig, Laa'l Pharick -
RITA CONNOLLY - The deer's cry
CHRISTY MOORE - Patrick was a gentleman
ANDREW MACNAMARA, ORLA HARRINGTON & JIM HIGGINS - The knights of St Patrick
IRISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA & CHORUS - Dochas linn Naomh Padraig
LUKE KELLY & THE DUBLINERS - Come to the bower
O'CONAILL FAMILY & FRIENDS - Gan ainm/Gan ainm/Gan ainm
COR CHUIL AODHA & PEADAR O RIADA - Naomh Padraig
CHRISTY MOORE - St Patrick's arrival
THE BOTHY BAND - Farewell to Ireland

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