Those of you who are not "in the know" are wondering at that heading but the boat under the arch of the bridge is known as a "Ganlow" and allegedly they were based on the Gondola! The Shannon must have been at full tide to have the water so calm at that point of the river!
Collection: Eblana Photograph Collection
Date: Catalogue range c.1870-1890
NLI Ref: EB_1237
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