Main Street and Dunlo Street, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway

Main Creator: French, Robert, 1841-1917 photographer
Contributors: Lawrence, William, 1840-1932
In Collection: The Lawrence Photograph Collection
Format: Photo
Published / Created: [between ca. 1890-1914].
Notes:Research by our Flickr Commons users established that this is actually Main Street, Ballinasloe, and Dunloe Street is the street heading off to the left. And in fact, it’s spelt Dunlo. The Medical Hall is still a chemist (pharmacy), but the Irish House is a branch of AIB. Dating evidence was sparse, but they managed to whittle the date of this photograph from 1865-1914 to between 1890-1914.

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Robert French was the chief photographer responsible for photographing three quarters of the Lawrence Collection. For more information, see the Dictionary of Irish Biography:

Physical description: 1 negative : glass ; 22 x 17 cm

Geographic Coverage: Ballinasloe, County Galway, Province of Connacht, Ireland.

Caption on glassplate reads: Dunloe St. Ballinasloe. Co. Galway. 8037. W. L.

As a digital copy of this item is available, the original will not be issued.
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