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Aran currach

 

This article on the building of a 19 foot curragh from the island of Aran, Ireland, is reproduced by kind permission of the author and artist Alan Byde. They originally appeared as one of a series in Afloat! magazine in May 1994. We're sorry, we don't have contact details for Afloat!

 

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