About us

Welcome to Wicklow Maritime

The online photo diary of Marine activity at Wicklow port and the scenic Wicklow Coast  run by maritime enthusiast Tommy Dover.

Our Mission

To showcase and share Wicklow’s rich maritime heritage to a worldwide audience.

The crew

Tommy Dover has over 35 years’ experience as an amateur photographer and enjoys a lifelong passion for ships and the sea. Starting off with 35mm film before progressing into digital SLR photography. His photographs have appeared in many maritime publications including Sea breezes and Coastal Shipping. When not photographing marine activity, he volunteers as Press Officer with Wicklow RNLI Lifeboat Station.

Max is the website mascot and enjoys long Coastal walks and chasing tennis balls. When not on coastal watch he enjoys long naps on the sofa .

Website History

Wicklow Maritime has been online since 2003 and is a hobby website. Over the years Tommy has progressed from Microsoft Frontpage to Dreamweaver software before moving onto wordpress to edit the site.

Wicklow Maritime (2003 – 2019) Tommy Dover ©