Category: Event Report

Annual General Meeting March 2014

The Annual General Meeting of our Club took place on Sunday 30th March 2014. Irish Model T Ford Club AGM March 2014 The meeting progressed with the order of business thus: record of attendance and apologies, reading of the minutes of 2013 AGM, honorary treasurer’s...

St Patrick’s Day March 2014

The caption says it all. Members in Cork were invited by The Right Honourable, The Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Clancy to chauffeur the grand marshal along escorting a convoy of Model T Fords. Lord of the Dance Michael Flatley jetted in from London for the occasion....

North Tipperary Run 2013

Patrick Daly and Yvonne welcomed T members plus friends to their first autumn rally where the 10.30am assembly point was the Railway station at Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. In or around 11.00am the convoy of 16 Ts dating from 1909 to 1927 comprising of a mixture...

Waterville August 2013

The 3rd Charlie Chaplin Film Festival took place in Waterville, County Kerry on the last weekend in August 2013. First of all, we travelled from Killarney via Ballaghasheen Pass to Waterville. If anyone is interested in a most interesting and scenic drive that dissects the...

Picnic Run Mahon Falls August 2013

Matthew Byrne and Timothy Keane responded to the vacancy in our calendar of events for Sunday 18th August. At short notice they teamed up, planed a trip somewhere East of Cork and probably in West Waterford. We are not strangers to that area generally. However...

De Courcey Harvest and Vintage Day August 2013

On Monday 5th August, Bank Holiday week end, The Harvest Working Day and Vintage Rally took place on the land of Jim O’Regan and family at Coolyrahilly, Barrel’s Cross, Kinsale, Co. Cork. We met up at Bandon Motors – Main Ford Dealers for morning Coffee...

Stradbally August 2013

Sunday 4th August bank holiday weekend in Ireland, at Stradbally, Co. Laois was the date and venue for our static display of Model T Ford cars and commercials at the National Steam Show.  Such an occasion is a gathering of T owners and friends to meet and...

24th Annual Rally West Cork July 2013

The 24th Annual Rally of the Club took place over the weekend of 6-7th July 2013. Our base was the Celtic Ross Hotel in the heart of beautiful West Cork. This year our hosts were Robert Clarke from Bandon and John O’Neill from Ballinadee who put...

Dungourney June 2013

If anyone wants to check up the weather forecast on the internet, just log on to www.yr.no. Do not expect a surprise. We did! The weather prediction for Sunday was not good – grey skies, wind and rain. And so it was but it really...

Michael Collins Re-enactment

On 22nd August 1922 Michael Collins left The Imperial Hotel, Cork at 6.10am. He travelled up the South Mall, around the Grand Parade and up Washington Street to Ballincollig and Macroom. His convoy consisted of a Triumph H Motor Cycle, a Model T Truck with...