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Eithne Moored at the Oil Wharf at Haulbowline
Publicity photo of Eithne during exercise
View of Fo'rd superstructure
View from aft,looking Fo'rd
Bow view at Cork,1987
Eithne being fitted out after launch ,Verolme Dockyard
The Hull being Blessed prior to launch
Its the job of these guys to push the ship down the slipway....
and off she goes...
the last ship built at Verolme Cork Dockyard,Rushbrooke ,Cobh.
Bilge Keel and Gyroscopic stabilizers shown here retracted.
Stern section prior to launch without Rudder or Twin Screws
Model of Eithne at the Officers Mess,Haulbowline.
At Berth in Cork during the 50th anniversary in company with the Montreal and the Vaedderen
With Dauphin on the Helideck during the Tall Ships race in Cork Harbour,1991
Weapons and Equipment
Dauphin SA365f tied down to the Helideck during Exercise
Dauphin Preparing for takeoff (notice tiedowns removed,harpoon holding aircraft to honeycomb)
Rhein-Metall 20mm Cannon
Wallop 57mm Rocket launcher being fired(illum)