Tag Archives: cablecar

Crows Head Crossing

Crows Head Crossing, re-enacting the crossing of the 60’s that Tadhg Roger O’Sullivan used to do to put sheep on to graze the 8 acres of grass on the island at the end of Crows head. The Lehanmore Community Centre had the idea to commemorate the crossing and contacted Kerry Mountain rescue team to see if they would like to help. They in turn asked the Castletownbere Coast Guard and RNLI to come along and make it a joint effort. The Kerry Mountain Rescue team did a great job setting up the “cables” and four or five people were taken across and back again. A large crowd turned up to watch and fun was had by all. The evening talk in the Community centre was very entertaining. I would just like to say thanks to all concerned and especially Lehanomre Community Centre and its team who pushed it on.

Crows Head Crossing

Crows Head Crossing
Launching the boat from Garnish Pier

_DSC8346

_DSC8347

_DSC8349

_DSC8354

_DSC8355

_DSC8356

_DSC8360

_DSC8363

_DSC8364

_DSC8377

_DSC8380

_DSC8383

_DSC8385

_DSC8386

_DSC8388

_DSC8390

Watch a short cable crossing video:

_DSC8394

_DSC8395

_DSC8396

_DSC8398

_DSC8401

_DSC8404

_DSC8405

_DSC8409

_DSC8410

_DSC8411

_DSC8412

_DSC8415

Watch a short cable tensioning video here:

_DSC8416

_DSC8425

_DSC8427

_DSC8431

_DSC8432

_DSC8435

_DSC8438

_DSC8443

_DSC8445

_DSC8452

_DSC8453

_DSC8460

_DSC8462

_DSC8466

_DSC8467

_DSC8470

_DSC8472

_DSC8473

This site was created by richie hodges and irishwordpress

As always as if you did not know please click the like buttons so more people can see the post, thanks.