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#astrid

# astrid - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Engine failure on the Astrid meant it couldn't escape Kinsale's rocks

The sails couldn’t pull the ship away by themselves.

# astrid - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

After six weeks on the rocks, Tall Ship Astrid towed to Kinsale Harbour

The vessel ran aground on July 24 but all 30 people on board were rescued safely.

# astrid - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Operation to lift the Astrid from the sea should be completed by next week

Work to prepare the 95-year-old vessel for the salvage operation has been ongoing since the weekend. All aboard were rescued when she crashed on the rocks six weeks ago.

# astrid - Saturday 10 August, 2013

So, it turns out the Astrid bell and wheel weren't stolen...

A group of divers have recovered the items from the wreck, along with the ship’s compass.

# astrid - Friday 9 August, 2013

Plan for salvage of Tall Ship Astrid wreck "nearing completion"

It’s more than two weeks since the Dutch-owned training vessel sank near Kinsale.

# astrid - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about the problems caused by the Dublin Bus strike, the arrest of a man over a 2007 murder and an unusual drug seizure involving ingested cannabis ‘pellets’.

Pictures: Stunning photos capture wreck of Tall Ship Astrid at dawn

Photographer Jakub Walutek has taken a series of pictures of the ship at daybreak over the last week. 30 crew members were rescued when the vessel ran aground on 24 July.

# astrid - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Michael Lowry, mortgages and mayors: The week in numbers

Plus: how many times has the Council of State met since 1940?

# astrid - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

All aboard saved after Tall Ship Astrid runs aground off Kinsale

All of the 30 crew members have been rescued, but much of the ship is underwater.