Corner boy and cottages in Kinsale

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When: 01 January 1900

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A fine Monday morning to be alive and standing outside stone cottages in the beautiful town of Kinsale in County Cork. An unusual image from the Mason Collection given that he used them for lectures and general talks. It would be interesting to find out what made this of use to him in that activity...


Photographer: Thomas H. Mason

Collection: Mason Photographic Collection

Date: Catalogue range c.1890-1910

NLI Ref: M46/23

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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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    derangedlemur

    • 10/Sep/2018 07:24:26

    I need to abuse the comments section today. Do any of you have access to the marriage records of the presbyterian church in Lisburn? Railway St, I think. 1st presbyterian is online and threw up a blank.

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    domenico milella

    • 10/Sep/2018 07:35:51

    Congratulation for your beautiful Album.

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    John A. Coffey

    • 10/Sep/2018 08:17:34

    Standing on a corner watching all the girls go by--------------

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    derangedlemur

    • 10/Sep/2018 09:36:52

    It's cobbled - it must be either a courtyard or else reasonably central.

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    CASSIDY PHOTOGRAPHY

    • 10/Sep/2018 09:46:53

    What a beautiful photo. This Ireland no longer exists.

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    abandoned railways

    • 10/Sep/2018 10:41:44

    Pure stab in the dark. www.google.ie/maps/@51.7052418,-8.5241256,3a,75y,309.43h,...

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    derangedlemur

    • 10/Sep/2018 10:42:59

    I'd have thought it was somewhere flatter, myself.

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    derangedlemur

    • 10/Sep/2018 10:45:04

    I guess it could mean Kinsale Head rather than the town.

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    derangedlemur

    • 10/Sep/2018 16:06:07

    The nearest thing the NIAH comes up with is Coolmore crossroads, which isn't it.

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    jtokarz2003

    • 10/Sep/2018 16:16:34

    Fantastic look into the lovely past.

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    derangedlemur

    • 10/Sep/2018 17:58:51

    If it's genuinely in Kinsale, I think it's gone now. Not that Mason's locations are always reliable, mind you. It's pretty dilapidated though; I'd go with gone.

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    Foxglove

    • 10/Sep/2018 18:00:01

    the roof tiles tell their own stories of this building

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    silverio10

    • 10/Sep/2018 21:31:54

    Buenas fotos antiguas .

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    Dr. Ilia

    • 20/Sep/2018 08:00:06

    Cool shot