Collection: Our Own Place Photographic Project >> Mardyke Street, 'Sweeneys Corner' Athlone [graphic]
Mardyke Street, 'Sweeneys Corner' Athlone
|Main Creator:||O'Brien, Gearoid, photographer|
This junction of the Longford/ Dublin roads is known as 'Sweeney's Corner' from the family run grocery and bakery ' Sweeney's' which dominated the corner for the greater part of the century. In recent times the shop has had a chequered career but stability would seem to be restored with the opening of a bracnh of' 'Ladbrook's, Turf Accountants' in October of this year (1993)
|Published / Created:||
22 Nov 1993
Project sponsored by RTÉ and Fuji Photo Film (Ireland) Ltd.
Film number: 2 ; frame number: 27
Old Athlone Society
12:30, 22 Nov 1993.
Physical description: 1 photograph ; 15 x 10cm.
Geographic Coverage: Athlone, Co. Weasmeath, Province of Leinster, Ireland.
|Contained in:||Our Own Place Photographic Project|
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|OOP_2/27||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.