jaunting car


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jaunting car

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jaunty car

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(Automotive Engineering) a light two-wheeled one-horse car, formerly widely used in Ireland
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Noun1.jaunting car - an open two-wheeled one-horse cart formerly widely used in Irelandjaunting car - an open two-wheeled one-horse cart formerly widely used in Ireland
cart - a heavy open wagon usually having two wheels and drawn by an animal
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jaunting car

[ˈdʒɔːntɪŋˌkɑːʳ] Ntílburi m (irlandés)
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Tour highlights A tour of the Dingle Peninsula (with entry to the Blasket Island Heritage Centre) Visits to Bunratty Castle and Folk Park (entrance payable locally) and Adare A horse-drawn jaunting car trip through the Killarney National Park and a cruise on Loch Leane A tour round the famous Ring of Kerry Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced tour manager Five nights' four-star half-board hotel accommodation, return flights and transfers *Book by 16 July 2018 quoting promo code KANE.
Normand Larose, 62, and 64-year-old Joy Few died instantly when their jaunting car went off the road at the Gap of Dunloe in Co Kerry on Monday.
Tour highlights u Dingle Peninsula and Blasket Island Heritage Centre tour u Visit to Bunratty Castle, Folk Park (entrance payable locally) and Adare u A horse-drawn jaunting car trip through the Killarney National Park and a cruise on Loch Leane u Tour round the Ring of Kerry u Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced tour manager u Five nights' four-star half-board hotel accommodation, return flights and transfers Photograph (c) National Museums Northern Ireland Visit newmarketholidays.co.uk/bpm Call 0330 160 7727 QUOTE BPM These holidays are organised & operated by Newmarket Air Holidays Ltd.
Travel from Inverness to the Kyle of Lochalsh on one of the 'Great Railway Journeys of the World' Ireland's Beautiful South West Departs October 2014, April to June & August to October 2015 Price includes Return flights to Cork Five nights' dinner, bed and Irish breakfast at the four star Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee A jaunting car trip and cruise on Loch Leane A tour of the Dingle Peninsular and entrance to the Blasket Island Heritage Centre Visits to Adare and Bunratty Castle and Folk Park (entrance payable locally) A tour of the Ring of Kerry Coach travel throughout your time in Ireland Tour Manager services The Italian Lakes Departs April to July & September to October 2015 Journey to the shores of popular Lake Garda and charming Lake Mergozzo.
6 days from PS619.00 Departs 9 May, 6 June, 19 September & 10 October 2014 Ireland's Beautiful South West Stay in an excellent four star hotel, enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Killarney National Park in a jaunting car and by boat, tour the fabled 'Ring of Kerry' and stunning 'Dingle Peninsular', and gain a fascinating insight into rural Irish life with a visit to Bunratty Castle and Folk Park.
Departures May - October 2014 6 days from PS889.00 Ireland's Beautiful South West Stay in a four star hotel, enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Killarney National Park in a jaunting car and by boat, tour the fabled 'Ring of Kerry' and stunning 'Dingle Peninsular', and gain a fascinating insight into rural Irish life with a visit to Bunratty Castle and Folk Park.
. A two and from at Killeen Aer ex-one-com) The perfect way to see the town is by Jaunting Car, a horsedrawn carriage complete with driver who has usually been well touched by the famous Blarney Stone, located not too far away near Cork.
The effect is something like encountering a mechanical wizard out for a spin in his latest unlikely jaunting car. Reading Madden, one thinks: if only more critics had this sort of energy!
Clough has in mind something like an Irish jaunting car. OED supports what I am saying.
Harry Macarthy, an Arkansas-born comedian and vaudevillian, wrote "The Bonnie Blue Flag," set to the tune of a well-known Irish air, "The Irish Jaunting Car." Macarthy's "The Bonnie Blue Flag" was sung at the Mississippi Convention in Jackson where the act of secession was passed on January 9, 1861.
Photo: Bundled in a jaunting car, riders pass Muckross Abbey ruins in Killarney National Park
He was driving behind them with his brother Rod as the couple rode a jaunting car through the Gap of Dunloe in Co Kerry, a popular beauty spot.