Try to find the spot where the photographer was standing.
What happened? Everything rebuilt - catalogue.nli.ie/Record/vtls000355418
I see Findlaters A1 whiskey in the window of what is still a pub
Similar to poster outside shop
The three women represent Scotland, England and India in their traditional dress
No mention of Ireland
All three have similar complexions and hair colour, even the Indian, thus conforming to Victorian ideals of beauty.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/ Great suggestion. I think the type in caps under our three women says UNITED KINGDOM TEA COMPANY alright.
The original St. Aidan’s RC church in our photo is no more.
That lane is called Chapel Lane, not sure what’s going on, some sort of bric-à-brac stall selling pictures?
Mr. Dunne, family grocer
https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected] It's Freddie Mercury !
More than you want to know about the ‘United Kingdom Tea Co. Ltd’
They lay great claim to removing the middleman from the sales transaction, thereby reducing the price of tea by 1 shilling per pound.
In case you wondered how to make a cuppa:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/ The spitting image!
[http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/] Maybe that's James Dunne in 1901 census.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/ I see the mother in law was staying over.
I wonder what a ‘S.C and T.Telegraphist’ was?
Just realised that the ‘coca’ in Conyngham’s Coca Wine in above ad is actually cocaine.
No wonder “it imparted new life and vigour”
So, we have covered the entire range of human addictions, from tea to hard liquor to tea, but no tobacco
BOVRIL brand on sale by Mr Murphy dates from 1888/9 according to Grace’s Guide
Bolton’s BB whiskey was “sold into the late 1890s”
We came on that before a good while back...There was a grade in the Post Office "SC and T" which stood for "Sorting Clerk and Telegraphist".
Is that chicken crossing the road?
https://www.flickr.com/photos/brendan_doyle it is. I wonder why?
https://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland Don't enclourage them!!!
That United Kingdom Tea Company poster would make a great bit of art today.