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Dáil Éireann díospóireacht -
Wednesday, 16 Apr 1969

Vol. 239 No. 10

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Damage to “Asgard”.


asked the Minister for Finance what damage was caused to the Asgard at Howth harbour; and when the vessel will be back in commission.

Damage was caused to the bowsprit and fore-hatch; the vessel will be back in commission this week.

Is there a danger that this ship, like the ship of State, will soon be going on the rocks?

This one can be repaired but can the ship of State be repaired?

This ship will be sailing for the next 20 years and will be used to instruct young boys and girls.