The former 1,200 Grand Cinema in the Dublin suburb of Drumcondra opened on 19th August 1934. It closed on 24th March 1968. Converted into a supermarket with the total loss of its original street facade.
St Mary's Magdalen Asylum, Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland
The history of children's homes in Britain - orphanages, homes for those in poverty, or with special needs, reformatories, industrial and approved schools, training ships, hostels, magdalen homes etc etc. As well as each home's location, history etc. the site includes many maps, census listings, and historic images of the buildings and their inmates.
Nevill Josiah Aylmer Coghill, VC (POSTHUMOUS ) Anglo-Zulu War, Battle of Isandhlwana 1879. Lieutenant in the 1st Battalion, 24th Regiment of foot. B Drumcondra, Co Dublin 1852 D Buffalo River, S.Africa 1879. Note : See Teignmouth Melvill VC detail.
Fragment of linen and cotton
One of three fragments (orginally sewn together) of linen and cotton printed in red with design of birds and buildings developed from copper-plate printing technique o …
1937 – Library, Drumcondra, Dublin
Architect: Robert S. Lawrie One of four public libraries built during 1937 by Dublin Corporation in the suburbs of Phibsborough, Ringsend, Drumcondra and Inchicore. These simple building have Art D…
Restaurant 104 History | Youkstetters in Ulysses
Restaurant 104 History. Restaurant 104 is situated in what was once one of the Youkstetter pork butchers immortalised by James Joyce in Ulysses.
Griffith Park – Drumcondra (Dublin)
Griffith Park – Drumcondra (Dublin) Image by infomatique Situated on the Tolka River between Glasnevin and Drumcondra and just downstream from the National Botanic Gardens, the park extends t…