38 relations: Belfast Steamship Company, Boeing 929, City of Dublin Steam Packet Company, Coast Lines, Controlling interest, Cork (city), Dublin, Dundalk, Dundalk and Newry Steam Packet Company, East Wall, Eden Quay, Falmouth, Cornwall, Ferry, Fishguard, Gill (publisher), Government of Ireland, Great Britain, Ireland, Irish Continental Group, Irish Examiner, Irish Ferries, Irish Free State, Irish Sea, Lancashire, London, Naval mine, Packet trade, Paddle steamer, Portsmouth, Republic of Ireland, Roll-on/roll-off, Southampton, Swansea, Torquay, Waterford, Waterford Steamship Company, Wexford, World War II.
The Belfast Steamship Company provided shipping services between Belfast in Ireland (later Northern Ireland) and Liverpool in England from 1852 to 1975.
The Boeing 929 Jetfoil is the name for a passenger-carrying waterjet-propelled hydrofoil design by Boeing.
The City of Dublin Steam Packet Company was a shipping line established in 1823.
Coast Lines Limited provided shipping services in the United Kingdom, Ireland and the Channel Islands from 1917 to 1971.
A controlling interest is an ownership interest in a corporation with enough voting stock shares to prevail in any stockholders' motion.
Cork (from corcach, meaning "marsh") is a city in south-west Ireland, in the province of Munster, which had a population of 125,622 in 2016.
Dublin is the capital of and largest city in Ireland.
Dundalk is the county town of County Louth, Ireland.
The Dundalk and Newry Steam Packet Company provided shipping services between Dundalk and Liverpool from 1871 to 1926.
East Wall is an inner city area of the Northside of Dublin, Ireland.
Eden Quay is one of the Dublin quays on the banks of the River Liffey in Dublin.
Falmouth (Aberfala) is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.
A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.
Fishguard (Abergwaun, meaning "Mouth of the River Gwaun") is a coastal town in Pembrokeshire, south-west Wales, with a population of 3,419 recorded in the 2011 Census.
Gill is a publisher based in Park West, Dublin, Ireland, and is a publisher of nonfiction and educational books in Ireland.
The Government of Ireland (Rialtas na hÉireann) is the cabinet that exercises executive authority in the Republic of Ireland.
Great Britain, also known as Britain, is a large island in the north Atlantic Ocean off the northwest coast of continental Europe.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
Irish Continental Group is an Irish shipping and transport group.
The Irish Examiner, formerly The Cork Examiner and then The Examiner, is an Irish national daily newspaper which primarily circulates in the Munster region surrounding its base in Cork, though it is available throughout the country.
Irish Ferries is a maritime transport company that operates passenger and freight services on routes between Ireland, Britain and Continental Europe, including Dublin Port–Holyhead; Rosslare Europort to Pembroke as well as Dublin Port-Cherbourg and Rosslare to Cherbourg and Roscoff in France The company is a division of the Irish Continental Group (ICG) which trades on the Irish Stock Exchange and the London Stock Exchange.
The Irish Free State (Saorstát Éireann; 6 December 192229 December 1937) was a state established in 1922 under the Anglo-Irish Treaty of December 1921.
The Irish Sea (Muir Éireann / An Mhuir Mheann, Y Keayn Yernagh, Erse Sea, Muir Èireann, Ulster-Scots: Airish Sea, Môr Iwerddon) separates the islands of Ireland and Great Britain; linked to the Celtic Sea in the south by St George's Channel, and to the Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland in the north by the Straits of Moyle.
Lancashire (abbreviated Lancs.) is a county in north west England.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
A naval mine is a self-contained explosive device placed in water to damage or destroy surface ships or submarines.
Packet trade generally refers to any regularly scheduled cargo, passenger and mail trade conducted by ship.
A paddle steamer is a steamship or riverboat powered by a steam engine that drives paddle wheels to propel the craft through the water.
Portsmouth is a port city in Hampshire, England, mainly on Portsea Island, south-west of London and south-east of Southampton.
Ireland (Éire), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in north-western Europe occupying 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland.
Roll-on/roll-off (RORO or ro-ro) ships are vessels designed to carry wheeled cargo, such as cars, trucks, semi-trailer trucks, trailers, and railroad cars, that are driven on and off the ship on their own wheels or using a platform vehicle, such as a self-propelled modular transporter.
Southampton is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, England.
Swansea (Abertawe), is a coastal city and county, officially known as the City and County of Swansea (Dinas a Sir Abertawe) in Wales, UK.
Torquay is a seaside town in Devon, England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay.
Waterford (from Old Norse Veðrafjǫrðr, meaning "ram (wether) fjord") is a city in Ireland.
The Waterford Steamship Company provided shipping services between Waterford and Bristol and Liverpool from 1836 to 1912.
Wexford (Yola: Weiseforth) is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.