1952 Newry from the Air (A)

These photos show the River/Kilmorey/Boat St area:  Albert Basin with Lock-keeper’s Cottage: Belfast Rd/Ardmore area: Balmoral/Upper Damolly Rd area: Bridge St/Quays/Ballybot area: and the Belfast Road leaving Newry.  Perhaps most remarkable is how little has changed of the centre; and how much in the suburbs!

Originally posted 2004-11-29 00:00:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Radio Ulster in S Armagh


We were out and about with the Radio Ulster reporter Laura Heyden who is to feature the delights of South Armagh in her Radio Ulster show on Saturday week (20 November) at 11.30 a.m.  Peter Connolly of the Arts Centre Restaurant in Bank Parade was also there.  And there are a few photos of the scenery!

Originally posted 2004-11-10 00:00:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

To the woods! To the woods!

The autumn shades were reason enough to walk in the woods of the Hall Estate.  We also had seclusion and peace.  We found a family of pheasants (hen concealed in undergrowth here!), a woodcutter’s cottage, several exotic mushrooms and other plants and met some forestry and quarry workers.  Tomorrow to fresh woods and pastures new!

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Originally posted 2004-10-20 00:00:00. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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