CCGHT Maritime Heritage Guide launch

Causeway Coast and Glens Heritage Trust (CCGHT) is launching a new information booklet on maritime heritage of the north coast tonight 2nd May 2019. The launch is at the Boathouse in Portballintrae at 7pm and copies of the guide will be available. Everyone is welcome. If the weather is good the launch will be outside. The booklet tells the story of the boats used on the north coast since man first set foot on this island, charts the development of the ports and harbours, and provides information about of Armada wrecks on the North Coast. The Traditional Yawl and Drontheim Society is also meeting at the venue to show some of its traditional boats. If conditions allow, they will demonstrate the boats and provide opportunities for people to understand more about these traditional fishing craft. The booklet has been produced by the Trust with engagement and information from individuals and communities from the Causeway Coast AONB, Binevenagh AONB and the Coleraine/Portrush area. The Trust is grateful for the information people supplied for the booklet CCGHT would like to acknowledge funding from Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council and DAERA’s Northern Ireland Environment Agency towards the booklet and for the support of the Causeway Coast and Glens Causeway Coast and Glens Heritage Trust (CCGHT) is launching a new information booklet on maritime heritage of the north coast tonight. The booklet tells the story of the boats used on the north coast since man first set foot on this island, charts the development of the ports and harbours, and provides highlights of the Armada wrecks on the North Coast. The Traditional Yawl and Drontheim Society is also meeting at the venue to show some of its traditional boats. If conditions allow, they will demonstrate the boats and provide opportunities for people to understand more about these traditional fishing craft. The booklet has been produced by the Trust with engagement and information from individuals and communities from the Causeway Coast AONB, Binevenagh AONB and the Coleraine/Portrush area. The Trust is grateful for the information people supplied for the booklet

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