RMS Leinster Centenary Commemoration

This Blog has been set up by the RMS Leinster Centenary Commemoration Group (Holyhead) to tell the tragic story of the loss of RMS Leinster on 10 October 1918; to make contact with relatives of those who sailed on her last fateful voyage and to publicise commemorative events planned for October 2018.

Please follow this Blog to receive automatic updates on its content. Follow this link for the latest programme of events – RMS Leinster Commemoration Programme – Update


Barry Hillier – Holyhead Maritime Museum

The image is of a painting of RMS Leinster completed in 1900 and available to view at Holyhead Maritime Museum.

We are grateful to the Heritage Lottery Fund (Wales) and the National Lottery Players for supporting the commemoration as part of the ‘First World War: then and now’ project. See also link.