Clogher Head http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/ Clogher Head Clogher Head The current lifeboat house was built to accommodate the current Mersey class lifeboat. Photo : Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=133237341 133237341 Launching Tractor Launch tractor T97 is a 19 tonne Talus MB-H Crawler used to launch the Mersey class lifeboat. The Talus MB-H was specifically designed for the RNLI, to launch and recover lifeboats from beaches. The Talus MB-H launches and recovers lifeboats, up to 15 tonnes in weight, from beaches, in a safer and faster manner than previously available. It is capable of towing lifeboats, on specially designed carriages, at speeds of up to 12.0 kph over varying beach conditions. It has the ability to work at full power in up to 2.44m of calm water, and can drive and winch simultaneously in order to recover the lifeboat. Photo: Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=133237342 133237342 Doris Bleasdale O.N.1190 (12-31) Doris Bleasdale has served Clogher Head lifeboat station since 1993. Photo: Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=133237343 133237343 Doris Bleasdale O.N.1190 (12-31) Doris Bleasdale has served Clogher Head lifeboat station since 1993. Photo: Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=133237344 133237344 Doris Bleasdale O.N.1190 (12-31) Doris Bleasdale has served Clogher Head lifeboat station since 1993. Photo: Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=133237345 133237345 Doris Bleasdale O.N.1190 (12-31) Doris Bleasdale has served Clogher Head lifeboat station since 1993. Photo: Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=133237346 133237346 Bingo Lifeline O.N. 1184 (12-25) Bingo Lifeline has served in the relief fleet since 1992. 12-25 is pictured at Clogher Head pier in April 2012. Photo : Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154666318 154666318 Bingo Lifeline O.N. 1184 (12-25) Bingo Lifeline has served in the relief fleet since 1992. 12-25 is pictured at Clogher Head pier in April 2012. Photo : Pat Nolan http://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154666319 154666319