Dun Laoghaire Harbour

The piece below provides an overview of the harbour and its environment.  Other pages will deal with the following:-

1..... Before the harbour - a description and maps of the area before the harbour was built

2..... Dunleary harbour 1767- developments in the harbour commencing 1767

3..... The campaign for a harbour - Early years of the 19th century

4..... Construction of the harbour - from design to completion

5..... East Pier - the shorter of the main piers

6..... West Pier - the longer of the main piers

7..... Traders Wharf - the cargo pier

8..... Victoria Wharf/St Michael's Wharf - mixed use pier then High-speed ferries

9..... Carlisle Pier - Mail-boat and passengers

10.... Coal Quay - the oldest pier

11.... The Marina - facilities for berthing

12.... The Yacht Clubs

13.... Commissioners of Irish Lights