Apparently the man cutting the tape is Mr C. O’Driscoll, a city businessman who contributed to the cost of the bridge. Not any Mr Daly. 🙂
I made my communion here.
A bus driving “the wrong way” up South Mall in 1965.
Monkstown in Co Cork many years ago from Rushbrooke probably.
Shopping on St. Patrick’s Street Cork in 1928.
Three gentlemen skate on the Lough in Cork City sometime around 1912. Note the police man in the background.
Here’s some videos of more modern skaters on the same pond back in 2010 when we had a huge freeze:
And a couple of lads at the Lee Fields:
A woman posed on Grand Parade, Cork. This image is the front cover of a 2013 calendar published by the City Library.
There’s much conspiracy about the death of JFK and sordid stories told about his life but when he visited Ireland in June 1963 the Irish loved him.