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Aviation: into the west – Rineanna and the jumbo jet

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dc.contributor.author Ryan, Anna
dc.date.accessioned 2015-11-05T12:37:45Z
dc.date.available 2015-11-05T12:37:45Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/4709
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract On 9 July 1965, along the broad estuary where Ireland’s longest river completes its westward journey towards the Atlantic Ocean, the Taoiseach Seán Lemass spoke at a luncheon at Shannon Airport. Twenty-six years in operation, the transatlantic airport, built on marsh and bog before and during World War II, had by now spawned a six-year old industrial estate and a four-year old housing complex on Drumgeely Hill, the beginning of Shannon New Town. The luncheon marked the opening of five new factories at the industrial estate, and the sentiment was high. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Ashgate Publishing Ltd en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Infrastructure and the Architectures of Modernity in Ireland 1916-2016, Boyd, Gary A & McLaughlin, John (eds);chapter 6, pp. 101-126
dc.relation.uri http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9781472446862
dc.subject Shannon Airport en_US
dc.subject Rineanna en_US
dc.subject industrial estate en_US
dc.subject aviation en_US
dc.subject Ireland en_US
dc.title Aviation: into the west – Rineanna and the jumbo jet en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US


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