The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #166139   Message #3994364
Posted By: The Sandman
28-May-19 - 05:21 PM
Thread Name: Fastnet Maritime Festival 2019
Subject: RE: Fastnet Maritime Festival 2019
sat 15 june Ballydehob
Old Bank Building 1:00 to 2.15 pm
Jim Mageaan Pat Sheridan ‘Sea Shanties and their Usage’. Slides accompanied by shanties demonstrating the various tasks that shanties were used for aboard ship (heaving at the capstan, windlass and pumps and hauling at the halyards, sheets and braces). Voluntary donations welcomed