Kilrush https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/ Kilrush Kilrush ILB station house was built at Cappagh on the north side of the Shannon Estuary. The new boathouse provides accommodation for the Atlantic 75 ILB and launching tractor. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780979 147780979 The Drayton Manor Kilrush has operated an Atlantic 85 ILB since August 2010. Kilrush iwas the seventh lifeboat station in Ireland to receive an Atlantic 85. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780961 147780961 The Drayton Manor At the time of our visit (September 2011) relief Atlantic 85 B-801 The Drayton Manor was covering at the station. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780962 147780962 The Drayton Manor At the time of our visit (September 2011) relief Atlantic 85 B-801 was covering at the station. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780963 147780963 The Drayton Manor Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780964 147780964 The Drayton Manor Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780965 147780965 The Drayton Manor Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780966 147780966 The Drayton Manor B-801 The Drayton Manor was the first production Atlantic 85 built (the prototype B-800 was not used on service). B-801 was used on trials from 2004 until 2006. It served Tower lifeboat station in 2006 before joining the relief fleet. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780968 147780968 Launching Tractor The Talus MB 764 County tractor fleet were designed for launching the Atlantic B Class lifeboats. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780970 147780970 The Drayton Manor Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780971 147780971 Launching Tractor The Talus MB 764 County tractor fleet were designed for launching the Atlantic B Class lifeboats. The current Launching tractor at Kilrush is TW08. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780976 147780976 Kilrush Kilrush lifeboat station made history in October 2011 when the lifeboat launched on a training exercise with an all female crew aboard. Photo : Barry Moule https://www.irishlifeboats.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147780980 147780980