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Old B&W Photos Of Dublin - Part 1 - Page 15 - Dublinforum.net

Page 15- Old B&W Photos Of Dublin - Part 1 Arts & Culture

32 Westmoreland Street was originally constructed in 1912 for Lafayette.

32 Westmoreland Street was originally constructed in 1912 for Lafayette.

Dolphins'Barn, looking towards Cork Street with the Ice Rink on the left and the Coombe Hospital on the right. The Ice Rick and brick buildings in the middle all gone today. 1980s.

Dolphins'Barn, looking towards Cork Street with the Ice Rink on the left and the Coombe Hospital on the right. The Ice Rick and brick buildings in the middle all gone today. 1980s.

Formerly Hyam’s Building. Hyam’s were a mens outfitters / tailors who also had a store in Edinburgh which went into bankruptcy in 1934. Destroyed when the Educational Building Society hired Sam Stephenson to redesign the corner. A mirror glass facade was inserted, re-using the existing structural framework.

1923 – No. 33-34 Westmoreland St., Dublin

Architect: John Henry Lyons Formerly Hyam’s Building. Hyam’s were a mens outfitters / tailors who also had a store in Edinburgh which went into bankruptcy in 1934. Destroyed when the Ed…

Anna Livia Plurabelle: At Its Original location In O'Connell Dublin. It is a personification of the River Liffey (Abhainn na Life in Irish) which runs through the city. Anna Livia Plurabelle is the name of a character in James Joyce's Finnegans Wake who also embodies the river. ..in this shot the pranksters have been out with a bottle of washing up liquid hence the foam!

Anna Livia Plurabelle: At Its Original location In O'Connell Dublin. It is a personification of the River Liffey (Abhainn na Life in Irish) which runs through the city. Anna Livia Plurabelle is the name of a character in James Joyce's Finnegans Wake who also embodies the river. ..in this shot the pranksters have been out with a bottle of washing up liquid hence the foam!

Horse-drawn carriage in a Dublin market

Photo taken in a Dublin market where a little girl is standing among many crates of a hore-drawn carriage.

Dorset Street Dublin 1960s | MajorCalloway | Flickr

Dorset Street Dublin 1960s

Explore MajorCalloway's photos on Flickr. MajorCalloway has uploaded 2402 photos to Flickr.

Cherry Orchard Hospital November 1953

Cherry Orchard Hospital November 1953

In the 1950s there was an outbreak of polio and if you were unfortunate enough to get it, you were put ‘in isolation’ in a hospital which cared for people with infectious diseases. These hospitals were called ‘fever hospitals’. You would have to stay there until you were cured or no longer infectious. This could take six months or more. Nowadays if you had to stay in hospital you would have lots of visitors bringing you presents but for children in a fever hospital in the 1950s life could be…

Martijn van de Griendt. Ballymun

Dark Silence In Suburbia

Martijn van de Griendt. Ballymun

Teddy Girls, Dublin

Teddy Girls, Dublin

Two young girls posing and laughing in a doorway, holding large teddy bears; the bears are dressed in wedding gowns and veils. Ireland; documentary; girl; teddy bear; bride; veil

Dublin in 1991 by Krass Clement – in pictures

Dublin in 1991 by Krass Clement – in pictures

In 1991 the Danish photographer Krass Clement captured a series of images of Dublin during three short visits. The photographs have now been published in a book for the first time, over 25 years after their creation