Useful Links

Cork Harbour: History and information related websites

Port of Cork
Port of Cork Company manages all commercial traffic in Cork Harbour
Irish Naval Service
History of the Irish Navy
Royal Cork Yacht Club
The oldest yacht club in the world
Old Cork Harbour Defences
Detailed history of Cork Harbour's forts, Martello towers and defences
Cork Harbour Forts
Details of Cork Harbour's old military forts and defences
More on Cork Harbour Forts
Some more information about Cork Harbour defences of old
Brennan Torpedo
History of Louis Brennan's torpedoes as stationed at forts Camden & Carlisle.
Cork Harbour Shipwrecks
My Friend Tony O'Mahony's excellent site detailing local shipwrecks

Sea angling in Ireland, forums where anglers share sea angling related information

Boat Angling Ireland
Ireland's premier boat angling website and forum
Sea Angling Ireland
Website and forum dealing with all aspects of sea angling in Ireland

Tackle Suppliers

Halfway Angling Centre
Dan Lynch has a huge stock of tackle and a good selection of bait, tell him we sent you

Angling Information in Ireland

Central Fisheries Board
Body responsible for angling licenses and stock conservation, protection etc
South Western Regional Fisheries Board
Regional body of the C.F.B responsible for Cork and Kerry


An excellent service, some good boat training exercises on this site. Please support them
Crosshaven Lifeboat
Ireland's busiest lifeboat based right here in Cork Harbour
Ballycotton Lifeboat
This is the all weather lifeboat which covers Cork Harbour
Kinsale Lifeboat
Inshore lifeboat that can cover east as far as Cork Harbour when and if required
Courtmacsherry Lifeboat
This is the all weather lifeboat that covers the Kinsale area and beyond

Boat Builders

New ProCharter
Commercial Fishing Boat Manufacturer