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Slide set: Ireland: lecture no. 1 -- Dublin, Wicklow, Killarney, etc. (lecture: York & Son, 60 slides, in/before 1887)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Kingstown Harbour, arrival of Mail Steamer
Slide 2

no image available
Slide 3
Sackville Street, Dublin (instantaneous)
Slide 4
General Post Office and Nelson's Pillar
Slide 5
Grafton Street, (instantaneous), Dublin
Slide 6
Bank of Ireland, Old Houses of Parliament, and Statue of Henry Grattan, Dublin
Slide 7
Trinity College, Dublin
Slide 8
St Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin
Slide 9
St Patrick's Cathedral, the Choir, Dublin
Slide 10
Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin
Slide 11
The Four Courts, Dublin
Slide 12
The Custom House, Dublin
Slide 13
O'Connell's Monument, Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin
Slide 14
The Vice-regal Lodge, Phoenix Park, Dublin
Slide 15
Killiney. and the Vale of Shauganagh, Co. Dublin
Slide 16
Bray, and Bray Head, Co. Wicklow
Slide 17
The Scalp, Co. Wicklow
Slide 18**
Cottage in the Dargle (summer), Co. Wicklow
Slide 19

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Slide 20
The Dargle, Co. Wicklow
Slide 21

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Slide 22
Powerscourt Waterfall, Co. Wicklow
Slide 23
Powerscourt House, Co. Wicklow
Slide 24**
The Vale of Clara, Co. Wicklow
Slide 25
The Valley of Glendalough, and the ruins of the Seven Churches, Co. Wicklow
Slide 26
The Vale of Avoca, Co. Wicklow
Slide 27
The Lion Arch, Castle Howard, Vale of Ovoca, Co. Wicklow
Slide 28
Johnstown Castle, the seat of the Earl of Granard
Slide 29**
Kilkenny, birds-eye view
Slide 30
Kilkenny, the seat of the Marquis of Ormonde
Slide 31**
Jerpoint Abbey, Co. Kilkenny
Slide 32
Lismore Castle, Co. Waterford
Slide 33
Ruins on the Rock of Cashel, Co. Tipperary
Slide 34

no image available
Slide 35

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Slide 36
Patrick's Bridge, shewing Father Mathew's Statue
Slide 37
St Finn-Barr's Cathedral, Cork
Slide 38

no image available
Slide 39
The Mardyke Walk, Cork
Slide 40
Queenstown Harbour, showing Haulbowline and Spike Islands
Slide 41

no image available
Slide 42
Blarney Castle, Co. Cork
Slide 43

no image available
Slide 44**
Cromwell's Bridge, Glengariff
Slide 45
Glengariff Waterfall
Slide 46
General View, Lakes of Killarney
Slide 47
The Upper Lake, Killarney
Slide 48
The Eagle's Nest Mountain, Killarney
Slide 49
The Old Weir Bridge, Shooting the Rapids, Killarney
Slide 50
The Middle Lake, from Dinis Island, Killarney
Slide 51

no image available
Slide 52
Muckross Abbey, Killarney
Slide 53

no image available
Slide 54
Glena Bay, Killarney
Slide 55
O'Sullivan's Cascade, Killarney
Slide 56
Brickeen Bridge, Killarney
Slide 57
The Meeting of the Waters, Killarney
Slide 58
Ross Castle, Killarney
Slide 59
Derrycunnihy Cottage and Waterfall, Killarney
Slide 60
The Gap of Dunloe, Killarney
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Number of slides

York & Son, England

Other related organisations

in stock of W. Lawrence, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 6)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 3875-3933)

in stock of Watson & Sons, 1896-1901

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 16)

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 89)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 96)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1887)
Related slide sets

see also Ireland: lecture no. 3 (lecture: W. Lawrence, at least 70 slides, n.d.)

see generic title Ireland (generic set title – 11 different versions are known)

continued by Ireland: lecture no. 2 -- North and West (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, in/before 1887)


The Riley catalogue uses the title Round about old Ireland, and the E.G. Wood catalogue uses A visit to Ireland. The 1906 North of England Temperance League catalogue (if this is the correct identification) uses the title South Ireland.


1 slide known to exist in private collection

5 slides in Manchester Geographical Society Collection

5 slides in Manchester Museum Collection

Lucerna ID  3000377

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 April 2024

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