On the River Shannon October 2011

On the water


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Ireland October 2011



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It is very difficult to capture wind and waves on a photo. This photo is taken below the lock.

Wind and waves










Jessy awaits us there and Stephen locks us through.











Above Meelick a RIB of Waterways Ireland passes and their working pontoon is moored on the eastern river bank.

Wateways Ireland RibPontoon with dredger










We go with wind against the current.

On the riverOn the river










At Banagher werefill with some diesel and water while the floating jetty is going up and down. White horses can be seen on the other side of the bridge through the arches.

Banagher Bridge










Then we go further upstream and moor in the last part of the derelict Grand Canal to Ballinasloe below Fanning’s Lock. A kingfisher comes along flying through the lock.

Fanning's LockRainbow









Silver SprayRainbow









Moored at Fanning's LockGrey Sky









Navigation markers Blue sky









View to the other sideEvening light










The night is starlit.

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