A Towelsail Yawl aka Heir Island Lobster boat in Castletownshend. The towel is visible covering the bow which was erected when at rest. The towel was often rigged as a makeshift sail when running down wind in light airs.
West Cork Mackerel Yawl mackerel yawl -This traditional Irish boat was used for fishing in the early along the southern coast of Ireland. As the design of the boat evolved, several of these were used as racing boats and often won regattas.