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As part of the Carlingford Louth Maritime Festival, The Artemis visited
Warrenpoint and Newry.
Named after the goddes of the hunt, she was built in Norway in 1926 for
whaling, sailing in the North and South Polar Seas until the late 1940s, She was
then converted into a freighter and sailed between Asia and South America.
Now owned by the Tall Ship Company, she was restored as an elegant sailing
ship in 2001;

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Nicki Thurgar01-Jun-2010 09:33
What a wonderful sight! This could almost be the Caribbean! ;O)
routerer31-May-2010 23:19
A really nice shot and with a beautiful backdrop.
Máire Uí Mhaicín31-May-2010 17:28
She is very elegant indeed, and thank you for the note on her history as well as this fine image.
Walter O. Koenig31-May-2010 15:38
A wonderful capture of this nicely restored and elegant ship. "V"
Neal Nye31-May-2010 11:29
A magnificent shot. What a beautiful day for the event.
Colin Storey31-May-2010 08:10
Great shot of the ship with the mountains in the background. v
René Gysi31-May-2010 07:12
A very beautiful ship. Good composed. V
heather31-May-2010 06:44
What a beautiful ship! Lovely capture Mairead. V
Michal Leszczynski31-May-2010 04:41
Wonderful. V.
Frank Brault31-May-2010 02:39
It is beautiful.
LynnH31-May-2010 00:54
She's a fine ship! I like your composition!
laine30-May-2010 23:04
What a beauty..!
bill friedlander30-May-2010 22:55
An elegant ship indeed. A beautiful vessel and a wonderful background. V
Pat Shawyer30-May-2010 22:18
Wow, what a sight !! Fabulous Mairead
Alan K30-May-2010 22:15
A classic nautical shot; sail, seas and clouds, and a backdrop of the shore. Very nicely done!
Phillip Normanton30-May-2010 21:24
Elegant's the word :o)
Blandine Mangin30-May-2010 20:55
superb ! v
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