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The Sultan & the Relief of Drogheda – Feb 2012

By Turtle Bunbury Drogheda, 1847. The gas-lit harbour lights burned through the dusk as the tug-boat hauled the first of the three merchant ships alongside the handsome new wharfage. Out at sea, the other two ships awaited their turn, their sails tight to the masts. Those gathered in the port waited eagerly for the cargo […]
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