Aran currach approaching a steamer
Description:A photograph of a currach approaching a steamer or steam ship. A currach is a type of rowboat used off Ireland's west coast. This scene took place near the Aran Islands. The Aran Islands are three islands off the west coast of Ireland. The currach is being rowed by two men. There are a number of people on the ship, but they are very indistinct. The ship has a lifeboats and a large funnel.