Collection: Our Own Place Photographic Project >> The Old Coach Road, Athlone. [graphic]
The Old Coach Road, Athlone.
|Main Creator:||O'Brien, Gearoid, photographer|
This little road which is now a cul-de-sac, giving rear entrance to the Bower Convent, was once the main coach road from Athlone to Dublin, via Mullingar. In the distance can be seen the spire of St. Mary's R.C. Church standing on an eminence known as Scotch Parace and anciently as Gallows Hill.
|Published / Created:||
22 Nov. 1993
Project sponsored by RTÉ and Fuji Photo Film (Ireland) Ltd.
Film number: 2 ; frame number: 5
Old Athlone Society, Historical Society
Photograph taken at 10:00, 22 Nov. 19933.
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_2/5||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.