Castle Street a century ago


Streets of Yesteryear

1913 Castle Street

7 James Kelly

9 Margaret Doherty

11 William McShane

13 Mary McAnulty

15 William McGreavey

17 Robert Curran

19 Henry Curran

21 Patrick Murphy

23 Annie McGrath

25 William Nolan

27 Patrick McCartney

29 James McDonnell

31 Margaret Rowentree

33 Michael McKevitt, Pub

37a Alice Boyle

39 Henry Lennon

51 Patrick Heaney

53 William O’Gorman

55 Brian Bannon

59 Rosaleen Hughes

61 Mary Rafferty

65 Kathleen Hanratty

67 Catherine Toman

69 Francis Price

71 Patrick Carroll

73 Patrick Smyth

18 Eugene McAteer, Grocer

20 Bernard McAteer

22 Hugh King


34 P Campbell, Shoes

36 Henry Butterfield

38 Annie Patterson

40 James Patterson

48 Kathleen McGuigan

50 Bro John V Mullins


Adavoyle Ambush


The photo below is of the long-abandoned Adavoyle Railway Station, the one through which De Valera was ‘deported’ by the RUC that time he was arrested at the Canal Street police station.  There was another serious incident some one mile from Adavoyle just after the opening of the N Ireland parliament by King George V.

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