Welcome to Wicklow Maritime, the online photo diary of maritime activity at Wicklow port and along the Wicklow coast. The website has been online since 2003 and is regularly updated.
Air Corps CASA Maritime Patrol Aircraft ‘Charlie 252’ transits north over Wicklow bay on Wednesday evening.
Maritime dates for your diary
Volvo Round Ireland Yacht Race – 30th June 2018 info here
Bray Airshow – Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th July latest news Red Arrows confirmed for Sunday info here
Wicklow RNLI Open Day (TBA)
Arklow Maritime Festival (August Bank Holiday)
Wicklow Regatta Festival (August)
Latest News – updated 7.5.2018
Wicklow RNLI assists two vessel off the Wicklow coast
Wicklow RNLI all-weather lifeboat ‘Annie Blaker’ launched shortly after 3.30pm on Thursday afternoon to assist a fishing vessel with engine failure, six miles off the Wicklow coast. The vessel with three crew was towed into Wicklow. The second callout came on the Bank holiday Sunday, when a motor cruiser got her prop fouled in ropes 14 miles north of Wicklow harbour, the lifeboat crew managed to clear the obstruction and the vessel was able to resume its journey north.
TS Pelican of London drops anchor in Wicklow bay
The Sail training ship Pelican of London dropped anchor in the bay on Tuesday morning after arriving from the south. According to www.marinetraffic.com the vessel is on passage to Dublin.
Read more here
Bank Holiday visit by Customs Cutter
Rcc Faire visiting Wicklow harbour on Sunday. Built in Finland by Tyovene in 2009 and operated by a crew of six, The vessel is capable of 25 knots and is equipped with an array of surveillance systems and use of a 38-knot RIB’s to provide rapid response to board vessels at sea. Read more on the Blog Page
Le Ciara arriving in the bay on Friday evening to anchor overnight. The patrol vessel left the bay the following morning to resume operations.
The RPSI Loco No.4 hauls the ‘Easter Eggstravaganza’ out of Wicklow on Easter Monday afternoon. The train called at Greystones , Wicklow and Arklow, before returning to Dublin Connolly.
Liva Greta and Ceg Cosmos at Wicklow harbour on Saturday night.
Kastor arriving at Wicklow port from Antwerp on Sunday afternoon.
Recent renaming – Mv Ceg Universe ex Dan Fighter went north on Saturday morning on passage from Cork for Kilroot. The small coast made a call as Dan Fighter with round timber late last year. Hopefully we will see her return in the future. 10.2.2018
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