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Ringsend children

Ringsend 1950s Two small boys are standing in front of a shop, a younger child stands off to one side clutching a sweeping brush. Notices painted in the shop window advertise bargains to the canny housewife.

Ringsend 1950s - children playing in…

Findlater's Church

Findlater's Church. The Presbyterian church Parnell Square was endowed by Alexander Findlater, a Dublin merchant. It was built in the 1860s at a cost of £14,000. Interviewee Hugh Smullen recalls many happy childhood days playing near the church:…

Magenniss's Court, off Townsend Street c. 1913 (W.J.Joyce)

Magenniss's Court, off Townsend Street c. 1913 (W.J.Joyce) Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, Lantern 7:28 Taken from Corlett, Christiaan. (2008). Darkest Dublin: The story of the Church Street disaster and a pictorial account of the slums of…