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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 13°C

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Engine failure on the Astrid meant it couldn't escape Kinsale's rocks
The sails couldn’t pull the ship away by themselves.
After six weeks on the rocks, Tall Ship Astrid towed to Kinsale Harbour
The vessel ran aground on July 24 but all 30 people on board were rescued safely.
Operation to lift the Astrid from the sea should be completed by next week
Work to prepare the 95-year-old vessel for the salvage operation has been ongoing since the weekend. All aboard were rescued when she crashed on the rocks six weeks ago.
So, it turns out the Astrid bell and wheel weren't stolen...
A group of divers have recovered the items from the wreck, along with the ship’s compass.
Plan for salvage of Tall Ship Astrid wreck "nearing completion"
It’s more than two weeks since the Dutch-owned training vessel sank near Kinsale.
Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday
Everyone’s talking about the problems caused by the Dublin Bus strike, the arrest of a man over a 2007 murder and an unusual drug seizure involving ingested cannabis ‘pellets’.
Pictures: Stunning photos capture wreck of Tall Ship Astrid at dawn
Photographer Jakub Walutek has taken a series of pictures of the ship at daybreak over the last week. 30 crew members were rescued when the vessel ran aground on 24 July.
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All aboard saved after Tall Ship Astrid runs aground off Kinsale
All of the 30 crew members have been rescued, but much of the ship is underwater.