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Dublin Photographic Memories

Dublin Photographic Memories

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Caption for Dublin, Christchurch Cathedral 1897: A close-up showing the foundations of the original Chapter House dating back to the early 18th century. On the right can be seen the Romanesque doorway leading to the South Transept, a very fine example of 12th century stonework. The building in the middle distance is the Synod Hall, now Dublinia.

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Memories of Dublin

Nice place. I went there in 1989.

Happy holidays spent in Tram Terrace, Dalkey with the Ryan family 1946-1968. Saving for home and marriage interrupted travel but our holidays resumed in 1970 and we still try to get over every year. Dalkey has changed but thanks to the childhood friends I still have in Dalkey, Sallynoggin and Ballybrack there are still (...Read full memory)

My memory refers to Paddy Mc Closkey who died on 21st December last at the Mater Hospital, Dublin. My quest is to find the grave of his mother- I am assuming she has departed this life- so as Paddy can be buried with her. Paddy was born in 1936 at Ballymaconnelly, Co Antrim to Cissie Mc Closkey. That is all the (...Read full memory)

For a 9 year old boy from Edinburgh the travel arrangements for our family holiday to Dublin in 1958 were quite an adventure. Embarkation on the steamer at the Broomielaw in Glasgow and our billet turned out to be in the hold along with up to a 100 or so others. In view of this the tension between my parents on (...Read full memory)

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