Wrecks and Rescues off Balbriggan’s Shores

Balbriggan Library Balbriggan Library, St. George's Square, Balbriggan, Dublin
Dr David Sorensen

  While many might associate the rough Atlantic waves off Ireland’s south and west coast as being most hazardous to seafarers over thelast few centuries, it is, in fact, our eastern coast that contains the sites of the majority of identified shipwrecks. Balbriggan has witnessed both tragic ship losses and heroic rescues off its coastline....