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In photos: Tall Ship 'Cuauhtemoc' leaves Dublin Harbour

Press Association photographer Julien Behal had a unique vantage point for recording this ship’s departure from Dublin yesterday.

AS THE TALL SHIPS sailed from Dublin Harbour yesterday, watched by hundreds of thousands gathered along the Irish shore, Press Association photographer Julien Behal was on board the Mexican ship Cuahtemoc and captured these insightful images of the crew preparing to leave Dublin and setting sail from the city centre quays:

In photos: Tall Ship 'Cuauhtemoc' leaves Dublin Harbour
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    The Cuauhtemoc's crew dance and sing as the ship sails out of Dublin Harbour.
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    Sailors' shadows on the deck of the Cuauhtemoc as the ship prepares to sail out of Dublin Harbour.
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    Sailors climb the ropes to stand on the Yards of the Masts to perform a traditional salute.
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    The Cuauhtemoc out on the water.
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    Sailors from the Cuauhtemoc a Mexican Tall Ship wave goodbye as the ship sails out of Dublin Harbour yesterday.
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