Posts Tagged ‘Ireland’

Heritage Photo of the Day: November 1st, 2012

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Three women sitting on Fionn Mac Cumhaill’s (Finn Mac Cool) Wishing Chair at the Giant’s Causeway, Co. Antrim, c.1900

Three women sitting on Fionn Mac Cumhaill's (Finn Mac Cool) Wishing Chair at the Giant's Causeway, Co. Antrim, c.1900

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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National Library of Ireland on the Commons

Heritage Photo of the Day: October 30, 2012

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Fish and Vegetable Sellers, c.1897, Ireland

Fish and Vegetable Sellers, c.1897, Ireland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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National Library of Ireland on the Commons

Heritage Photo of the Day: October 29, 2012

Monday, October 29th, 2012

A weigh station in the heart of Clifden, Co. Galway, 1908.

A weigh station in the heart of Clifden, Co. Galway, 1908

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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National Library of Ireland on the Commons

Heritage Photo of the Day

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Catch of the Day, Galway, Ireland, c.1905

Four “fish wives” making¬†their way up along Long Walk to the fish market,¬†on the Spanish Arch side of the Claddagh in Galway City.

Catch of the Day, Galway, Ireland, c.1905

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: October 24, 2012

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Broad St., Adare, Co. Limerick, c.1880

Broad St. Adare, Co. Limerick, c.1880

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: October 23, 2012

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Widow Macnamara in her Fortress.

This is the home of eighty year old widow, Margaret Macnamara, from Bodyke, Co. Clare, who was evicted on 2 June 1877.

Widow Macnamara in her fortress, 1877.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day

Friday, October 19th, 2012

Today’s Heritage Photo is from Ireland:

Spinning and carding wool outside a thatched cottage, c.1900

Walking wheel outside of thatched cottage, c.1900, Ireland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland

Heritage Photo of the Day

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Today’s heritage photo is of:

Fish Market, Galway, c.1900

Fish Market, Galway, c.1900

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland

Heritage Photo of the Day

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Today’s heritage photo is of:

Paddy’s Market, Cork City, Ireland, c.1900

Paddy's Market, Cork City, Ireland, c.1900

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland

Heritage Photo of the Day

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Roadside Butter Market, c. 1900, in Mallow, Cork, Ireland.

Mallow roadside butter market, c.1900, Cork, Ireland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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