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|Image ref no||2405/071|
|Caption||Boat in dry dock (1989)|
A boat, 'Vaya Con Dios', photographed in dry dock, probably in Dublin's Grand Canal Dock, in January 1989. Baile Átha Cliath, the Irish for Dublin, is painted underneath the boat's name.
Stills from this shoot were taken for use in, or publicising of, RTÉ Television's 'Zero', which broadcast an entire programme devoted to the 'NCB Ireland' yacht and its particiption in the Whitbread Round the World Race on 15 February 1989. 'Zero' was a magazine-style programme covering developments in science and technology; it ran from 1987 until 1989.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
01/Jan/1989 - 31/Jan/1989
(01/Jan/1989 - 31/Jan/1989)