july, 2022

02jul2:00 pmTraditional Cot Launch


Event Details

In 2020 two local Community groups proceeded to build 2 traditional Cots based on the designs of the late Fred Ternan and his brother George. Under the supervision of Fred Ternan and Liam Boyle the construction of the boats by Belleek Men’s Shed and the West Island Cot Heritage Group the boats have been handcrafted and are now ready to launch in Lough Erne.

Join us at 2pm on Saturday 2nd July at the Lakeland Forum Slipway, Broadmeadow, Enniskillen as a flotilla of traditional cots will sail to celebrate the work of the Community Groups and in tribute to the work of the late Fred Ternan. Those in attendance will also have the opportunity to row in a traditional cot around Castle Island.

If you require any further information please email info@lelp.org.uk.


(Saturday) 2:00 pm


Lakeland Forum Slipway

Broadmeadow Place


Lough Erne Landscape Partnership

Recent Tweets

Join us tomorrow 2pm and have a go in a traditional cot hand built by 2 local community groups. The project was initiated by the late Fred Ternan & tomorrow we will launch the cots in his memory. @HeritageFundNI @fermanaghomagh https://lelp.org.uk/events/traditional-cot-launch-in-memory-of-the-late-fred-ternan/

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