Collection: Our Own Place Photographic Project >> The Quays,Athlone [graphic]
|Main Creator:||O'Brien, Gearoid, photographer|
This view of the Quays from the Strand has the eel weirs in the foreground, and in the background, the docks including the recent St. Peter's Port development. The docks were constructed as part of the Shannon Navigation works of the 1840's which made the Shannon fully navigable through Athlone.
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2 Nov 1993
Project sponsored by RTÉ and Fuji Photo Film (Ireland) Ltd.
Film number: 2; frame number: 12
Old Athlone Society
Photograph taken at 11:00 22 Nov 1993
Physical description: 1 photograph ; 15 x 10cm.
Geographic Coverage: Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Province of Leinster, Ireland.
|Contained in:||Our Own Place Photographic Project|
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|OOP_2/12||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.