Tom Crean takes to the air

The Kerryman (North Kerry) - - OPINION -

Antarc­tic ex­plorer Tom Crean was the most well-trav­elled An­nascaul man of his day and his image is trav­el­ling still, cross­ing the At­lantic on the tailplane of the Nor­we­gian 737-MAX which is op­er­at­ing the flight from Cork to Bos­ton Prov­i­dence. Tom Crean’s fam­ily from Kerry, Dublin and Southamp­ton vis­ited Cork Air­port to mark the ocas­sion and pic­tured here are Tom’s great-grand­son Cian D’Arcy from Ken­mare (front, right) along with Tom’s grand­chil­dren (back row, from left) Bren­dan O’Brien, Aileen Crean O’Brien, Tom O’Brien, Mary O’Brien and Robert O’Brien, and (front, from left) Enda O’Brien and Carol Shee­han.

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