Description

Asylum Yard, Mark's Court, off Mark's Lane As can be seen in this photograph, the cottages in Asylum Yard were in a pretty parlous condition even twenty three years prior to the 1936 tragedy.

Asylum Yard, Mark's Court, off Mark's Lane 1913. Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland - Lantern 7:26. Taken from Corlett, Christiaan. (2008). Darkest Dublin: The story of the Church Street disaster and a pictorial account of the slums of Dublin 1913. Wordwell in association with the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland. Dublin. p.151

Item Type

Still Image

Original Format

Photograph

Collection

About this item

Spatial Coverage

Pearse Street Area

Subject

Housing conditions

Provenance

11.30.1912

Date Added

05.10.2009

Citation

"Asylum Yard, Mark's Court, off Mark's Lane, 1913." Lifescapes: Mapping Dublin Lives, Item #265 (accessed September 22 2017, 1:48 am)