An engine as old as Ireland: the Irish Naval Service restores a 1922 Vickers Petters

Haulbowline Island, located in the centre of the second-largest natural harbour in the world, where the River Lee flows down to meet the sea, is a place of rich history. Tucked away in an unassuming corner of a disused building, a historical gem had being waiting rediscovery.
In 2012, while passing the Seamanship Bay in