Collection: Our Own Place Photographic Project >> Croquet Lawn, Carrickmines [graphic]
Croquet Lawn, Carrickmines
|Main Creator:||Clare, Liam, photographer|
The Carrickmines Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club is the only club in the counrty in a position ot host international croquet events, having the requisite four lawns. Part of the clubhouse in the picture was originally the Norgegian pavillon in the Great Exhibition in Herbert Park, Donneybrook in1901. In the 1930's players could travel to Carrickmines' Railway Station and stay overnight at the clubouse on an 'all in' ticket, in one of the 4 or 5 rooms available. Plans are afoot to demolish this clubhouse and build a new one.
|Published / Created:||
25 Aug 1993
Project sponsored by RTÉ and Fuji Photo Film (Ireland) Ltd.
Film number: 14A ; frame number: 35
Foxrock Local History Club
Photograph taken 25 Aug 1993.
Physical description: 1 photograph ; 15 x 10cm.
Geographic Coverage: Carrickmines Co. Dublin, Province of Leinster, Ireland.
|Contained in:||Our Own Place Photographic Project|
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|OOP_14A/ 35||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.