Annadale Rd in the early twentieth century. Note the women wearing the black shawls , which was a common sight all over Ireland up to the 1960’s. Also note the aquaduct which brought water from Farrantooreen lake to the mill. The aquaduct has long since been removed , but the limestone pier , left , iis still to be seen today.
Hannah Foley on horseback
School Classroom Lessons
Dermot McGillycuddy of the Reeks.
Old Photograph Of Chrissie Mc Carthy Sitting On A Chair.
Ard na Sidhe soon after completion circa 1915 . Built originally as the residence of Sir Holme-Gordon & Lady Edith-Gordon.
John Joe o’ Connor Ted Mangan dressed as redcoats for their roles in Kathleen Mavoureen 1928
Chris Joy nee O Shea 1896-1948 , taken at Rossbeigh , 1920’s.
Bridie and George in the centre , pictured with friends in their apartment.
George Lindigger on the far right with the Lindigger family . Taken in Switzerland .
Bridie , far left , with her cousins the O Sheas , Taken on day trip to Kells in the ’20 ‘s Maureen O’Shea , far right.
Kitty O Regan , wearing head scarf with her cousins the O’ Shea sisters and brother Joe of Langford St. Picture taken at Rossbeigh in the 1920’s
Retreat house , Rossbeigh , 1920 ‘s . Mary Christine (Chris) Joy nee O Shea . b.1896 R.I.P.1948 . Her husband was Pat Joy. They lived at Mount Rivers , Owenagarry. They had one son , William . Mount Rivers was sold and he bought a shop and pub in upper Bridge St. (Later Kerry’s Vintage Bar) . He re-married and bought a farm for his son at Tubrid , Beaufort , which is now run by Williams’ son , Ian. When Pat retired he went to live with his son William .
Kitty O Regan , 1920 ‘s. Caragh Lake area (upper Caragh river)
kitty O Regan (Centre) with her sister Hannah on the right.
9 members of the War of Independence era Cumann na mBan
Emigrated To South Africa, Married Archibald Edward Benson, Had 3 Chiildren – Edward Michael (Known as Michael, Patricia Vera Aileen & William Quimlivan Known As Billy & W.Q
1928 William West, Madge West & Jackie West First reaper and binder in the Parish.
1920’s car Ford Model A
John Joe O’Conner with Ted Mangan dressed as redcoats for their roles in Kathleen mavoureen.
1925 Douglas National School
1920 The Foley Family.