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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...

Summerfield May 2013

Free Car Show The Munster T’ers supported fellow member Johnnie Green on the occasion of his 8th annual car show at Summerfield Youghal where a display of 11 Model T Vehicles were on hand amid 250 cars and commercials of all classes and makes. The...

Blackwater Run May 2013

The 7th Blackwater T Run took place on Sunday 19th May 2013 when we gathered at the home of Tim and Elizabeth on the outskirts of the heritage town of Youghal in East Cork. Situated overlooking Youghal Bay it is the perfect starting point for...

Where is this T?

Model T Ford – IK 1979 Bishop Browne was the owner of a Ford Model T with a specialised body more likely built by O’Gorman Bros. Ltd of Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Do you know of the whereabouts of this car? Please contact our Secretary on...