Miscellaneous Pictures - Roscrea Through The Ages

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This section contains pictures that you might find interesting to view.  They have no major theme stringing them together other than their age.  Just click on a thumbnail to enlarge it. When enlarged you can use the side arrows to navigate from photo to photo.

Set 1
Contains seven slides.

Set 2
There are six images here.

The opening of Fanure Fish Farm on April 28th 1958. The picture shows Fr Meehan, Fr james Sexton , Fr Ned Hogan , the altar boys are John Egan, PJ Matthews and Francis Dooley with Fr Tommy Hogan.

This picture was taken in the 30s of the Billy Cummins dance band waiting at the Railway station on thear way to play for Radio Eireann. The un named men are probably railway employees. Standing L/R Eddie Guilmartin accordian, ?? Mick Hannon fiddle , Tom Hogan fiddle ?? , John Cummins accordian.
Sitting L/R Paddy Gaffney flute , Gilbert ( Gilly) Kavanagh drums , Billy Cummins sax.

Above picture of Dromakeenan  Fife and Drum Band taken in 1905


Corpus Christi procession in Rosemary Square in 1960s

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