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Galway Harbour reef – 1938

Catholic Press,  13 January 1938, page 25 It is well-known that Galway Harbour would be one of the finest in the world but for a reef that prevented large ships from entering. Several catastrophes have been connected with this barrier. The historic rock is now being smashed to smithereens by an 18 ton torpedo-type battering … Continue reading

A startling development – 1932

Advocate, Melbourne 8 December 1932, page 6 A startling development of the Drumm battery is expected—it is to be put on ‘buses and lorries! This is the latest report. Early in the new year, the first Drumm battery driven vehicles are expected on the Dublin street’s. An expert mad.e the following statement:— “They will change … Continue reading

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