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Drogheda - Old Phone Kiosk

The highlight of my trip to Drogheda was a visit to the Martello Tower which was restored by Drogheda Corporation and then opened to the public in June 2000. Millmount Fort is without doubt one of the most dominant features of Drogheda, sited as it is atop its great mound, and clearly visible from most parts of the town and the surrounding areas. The view of modern Drogheda is also superb, if slightly more crowded than it was when Millmount was first fortified. The development of the town in…

 This tower played a dramatic role in the 1922 Civil War, when it was Drogheda’s chief defensive feature and suffered heavy shelling from Free State forces. It has recently been restored and offers great views over the town below. The Thorn Birds, Most Romantic Places, Beautiful Architecture, Ireland Travel, Great View, Dublin, Places Ive Been, Travelling, Free State

Drogheda Martello Tower

At the base of the Martello tower in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland, on a geotagging day. Garmin says N53.4242 W06.2058 when up top.

Drogheda On The Boyne Image by infomatique Drogheda is not only a great historical town; The retail scene in town offers unrivaled choice for shoppe… Life Touch, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Eyes, Irish Dance, Dublin, Ireland, Street View, Scene, Park

Drogheda On The Boyne

Drogheda is not only a great historical town; it is also a modern and exciting shopping venue. The retail scene in town offers unrivaled choice for shoppers. All the big retail names are represented - Dunnes Stores, Marks and Spencer, Boots, Tesco, Pennys as well as fashion outlets Next, Wallis, Oasis, Topshop to name but a few. West Street and Laurence St, the traditional heart of the town, have been transformed and are a comfortable and welcoming place to shop. Two retail centres Laurence…

Drogheda Honours Joey Maher ( first Irishman to win the world handball crown) Training Equipment, No Equipment Workout, Easy Weight Loss, Lose Weight, Irish Men, Physical Activities, Get In Shape, Asics, Funny Tshirts

Drogheda Honours Joey Maher ( first Irishman to win the world handball crown)

Drogheda to honour handball legend Joey Maher 14 October 2008 The town of Drogheda is to honour one of its sporting legends , former World Handball Champion, Joey Maher on Saturday 25th October , when a life size sculpture of him will be unveiled at Scotch Hall overlooking the Boyne. Joey was the first Irishman to win the world handball crown when he took the title in Toronto in 1967 , having moved to Canada and joined the Royal Canadian Mounted Police to concentrate onimproving his handball…

Drogheda On The Boyne Image by infomatique Three times Eurovision winning singer/songwriter Johnny Logan lived and went to school in Drogheda and played gaelic football for Louth at minor level Our Town, San Francisco Skyline, Ireland, Scenery, Street View, Architecture, Places, Celtic, Irish

Drogheda On The Boyne

Three times Eurovision winning singer/songwriter Johnny Logan lived and went to school in Drogheda and played gaelic football for Louth at minor level

Drogheda hosts the worlds longest-running annual graffiti art event on the undercrofts of the Bridge of Peace every August. This event has seen some of the worlds top artists visit the site since the walls were first painted in 1993 Street Art Love, My Favourite Subject, Top Artists, Graffiti Art, Urban Art, Street Photography, Artsy, Wall Art, Illustration

If You Are Interested In Street Art You Should Visit Drogheda

Drogheda hosts the worlds longest-running annual graffiti art event on the undercrofts of the Bridge of Peace every August. This event has seen some of the worlds top artists visit the site since the walls were first painted in 1993

Drogheda On The Boyne Image by infomatique While it is generally accepted that the town of Drogheda was established by the Normans, the area around the mouth of the Boyne has a history that streche… Ireland, History, Street, Image, Historia, Roads, Irish, History Activities, Walkway

Drogheda On The Boyne

While it is generally accepted that the town of Drogheda was established by the Normans, the area around the mouth of the Boyne has a history that streches back thousands of years.