On the way to Lough Mask
|Main Creator:||Cole, Charles William., fl. 1880-1905, artist|
Men standing outside big gates. They are probably sentries on duty. To the left of the gates is a road sign saying "112 3/4 Castlerea". Castlerea is in County Roscommon, Ireland.
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[between 12th and 26th November 1880].
C.W. Cole spent time in Ireland working as a special artist for the The Graphic reporting on the events relating to the Irish Land League, 1880. He covered the so-called Boycott Relief Expedition (12th - 26th November 1880) in which the army helped to escorted the 50 "Orange Labourers", employed to save Captain Boycott's crops, to and from from their camp at Lough Mask.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen ; image 10.4 x 17 cm., on sheet 26.5 x 34.6 cm..
Attributed to C.W. Cole, (fl. 1880-1905).