I know that we have visited the houses in the Botanic Gardens before but you know that you can never have too much of a good thing? The dates of the enormous greenhouses are easy to establish and the straw boater should help with an approximate date?
My apologies for posting late this morning but Morning Mary had some IT issues, mea culpa!
Photographer: Robert French
Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection
Date: Circa 1865 - 1914
NLI Ref: L_ROY_01782
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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