Famine ship to lie idle until 2010

8th July 2009, 10:06
THE Famine replica ship, the Jeanie Johnston, is lying idle in port and will not operate any sailings for the rest of the year.

The 15m ship, which was built as part of a millennium project in Blennerville, Co Kerry, to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the famine, will not be sailing this summer because its owner has not yet found a new operator for the vessel. ...cont../..