York Street tenement around the early 1900's (Dublin, Ireland).

York Street tenement around the early (Dublin, Ireland).

Francis Street Parish - Dublin | Church of St Nicholas Of Myra (1834) | Declan o'Doherty (2012)

Church of St Nicholas Of Myra (1834)

Weavers Square Dublin, year of photo proberly victorian.

Weavers Square Dublin, year of photo proberly victorian.

Dame Street, c. 1900.

Dame Street was called after Dame's Gate or the Gate of St. Mary at the eastern side of the city. The street was widened in 1769 by the Wide Street Commissioners.

Clery's Department Store on Sackville Street c. 1885. In 1911, the store was part of the business empire of William Martin Murphy, founder of the Dublin Employer's Federation.

Clery's Department Store on Sackville Street c. In the store was part of the business empire of William Martin Murphy, founder of the Dublin Employer's Federation.

Guinness Trust flats, Thomas Court, Dublin - errected in 1892, the first Trust buildings in Dublin.

Guinness Trust flats, Thomas Court, Dublin - errected in the first Trust buildings in Dublin.

Vanishing Dublin: Scriven's Alley Racquets Court, John's Lane East, Wood Quay (1950)

Vanishing Dublin: Scriven's Alley Racquets Court, John's Lane East, Wood Quay (1950)

Dame Street

Dame st 1911 A sinkhole opened up on Dame Street in Dublin this week April and an Irish historian says a storied tunnel that allowed politicians to visit brothels in the century could be to blame. The hole was measured at 6 feet deep and 2 feet wide.

The evocatively named "George's Pocket", at the back of George's on Hardwick Place. Now simply called George's Place and unfortunately robbed of the original Georgian and Regency period buildings which once surrounded it.

The evocatively named "George's Pocket", at the back of St. Georges on Hardwicke Place. Now simply called George's Place and unfortunately robbed of the original Georgian and Regency period buildings which once surrounded it.

Commercial Buildings (left) Dame Street - pre Central Bank.

Commercial Buildings (left) Dame Street - pre Central Bank.

Unreal perspective on Stephen's green from @davidplevingstone

Unreal perspective on Stephen's green from @davidplevingstone

St. Catherine's Church on Thomas Street, Dublin

Catherine’s Church on Thomas Street, Dublin 8 [circa – image credit: Robert French/National Library of Ireland

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