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The History of Drogheda Port

A History of Drogheda Port


We will never know for certain when man first entered the mouth of the river Boyne. However, once he arrived he began to transform this scenic river into a dynamic commercial highway which was to play a major role in almost every period of Irelands history and development.

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The Tides of History

In 2017 Drogheda Port Company in cooperation with Drogheda Museum in Millmount displayed a temporary exhibition based on our archive.  This provided an insight into the maritime history of Drogheda Port.

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The Famine