Thursday, June 26, 2014

2014 Road Run Kilkenny to Stradbally Hall, Co.Laois

On the August Weekend 2014  - Celtic Steamers Ireland will be doing road run in aid of Multiple Sclerosis Ireland from Kilkenny to Stradbally, Co Laois. Collections will be made in the towns and on route. All support is welcome and look forward to seeing you for this very special charity. Sponsorship cards are available on request.

Details of MS Charity Road Run:

Thursday 31st July :
Kilkenny (Collections will be made in Kilkenny town)
Friday 1st August: Road run leaves Kilkenny to go to Carlow. Collections Will be made in Carlow town.
Saturday 2nd August:
Road Run Leaves Carlow to go to Stradbally, Co Laois. Collections will be made along the way.
Sunday & Monday 3rd & 4th August
Steam Rally at Stradbally, Co Laois.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Ivan & Stuart Glynn Get Burrell Finished

Ivan Glynn and Stuart Glynn Get Burrell Finished. After lots of hard work and sweat the Burrell was complete. The launch of new engine on 28th of dec 2013 was a great day out with lots of photos and xmas drinks to celebrate. Many came from far and near to see the new engine and it didnt disappoint.

Albert and Alan Glynn Beside the Burrell at Launch.

As a gifted carpenter Ivan Glynn makes his own side toolbox to finish the Burrell nicely. Anyone need wood work done on engines, Ivan is your man.

Innishannon 2014

Nigel Telling John Joe it,  as it is.

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Steam Engine Restoration Ireland

Welcome to Steam Engine Ireland...

We Provide a steam restoration service for all types of vintage steam engines and tractors. We are based in carlow, Ireland and have a long history in steam engines and restoration. We have many engines completed and always look forward to a new restoration. To bring the old engine back to its magnificent condition is always something we pride ourselves in.

For more information call
Wesley Glynn 087 6332874
John Glynn 086 3695662

Sunday, November 30, 2008

Welcome to celticsteamers website

Welcome to celticsteamers website. This is a website that will be of interest to steam enthusiasts all over. And will keep them informed of new engines or events in the future.

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

About Us

Celtic Steamers was founded in 2001 by steam enthusiasts throughout Ireland. We formed a committee and with an aim to raise donations for various charities throughout Ireland.

To date we have raised donations of approximately thirty five thousand euro (€35,000).

Our road runs are normally a three day event, with fifteen to twenty miles a day between towns. We have presently averaged out, fifteen to twenty engines per day plus model replicates.

Celtic Steamers was formed in 2001 and currently has 64 members. Our aim is to raise funds for various charities, to preserve steam engines, to involve young enthusiasts, to promote awareness for cheaper insurance for steam engine owners and to get new involvement in the club.

Funds for Charities raised to date:
The Club is in the process of becoming a registered charity limited by guarantee.
The Clubs bankers is AIB, 36/37 Tullow Street, Carlow.

The following are the road runs with the associated charity that we have completed to date:

2001 Kilkenny- Carlow -Athy- Stradbally Alzheimers Society, Carlow
2002 Carlow -Athy -Stradbally ISPCA
2003 Carlow -Athy -Stradbally Holy Angles
2004 Carlow -Athy -Stradbally (to be decided)

Celtic Steamers is an organisation not only for engine owners, but also for people who have an interest in the past and in preserving our heritage. If you would like to become a member of the Celtic Steamers, please contact: Membership Secretary, David Glynn , 087 2928439. Membership fee €10.

Contact Us:

President: Frank Brady
Treasurer: Andy Nolan
Secretary: Tom Tynan
Chairman: John Glynn
Membership Secretary: David Glynn 05991 48713 (evenings)
Assistant Treasurer - Sharon Waren
Assistant Secretary Andrew Griffin
Administration: Gillian Glynn
Safety Officer: William Bermingham

Carlow Pros:
David Glynn
Noel Glynn
Trevor Glynn
Wesley Glynn

Kilkenny Area Pro’s:
Cathal Brady
Aoife Brady
Jim Jacob

Dublin Area Pro’s:
Steve Larkin

Northern Pro: Art Martin

Wexford: William Binions

Organisers/Charity Collectors:
Art Martin
Sharon Warren
Jennifer Griffin
Pamela Glynn
Jenny Armitage
Lesley Jones

English Area Pro:
Bill Lowe

Backup Service:
Robert Agar
Trevor Warren
Andrew Griffen
Jim Jacob