from the archives
Photographs are taken from ‘A Pictorial History of Bray’, reproduced with kind permission of Owen Gallagher, and ‘A Pictorial History of Greystones’, reproduced with kind permission of Derek Paine.
1. Ross Murphy and Pat Briggs setting off for school in 1953. 2. Workmen on the building of New Vale cottages, Shankill, 1934. Photo includes Jack Hopkins, Lar Whelan, Todd Murphy, Jemmy Murphy, Bruzer Clarke and Jack O’Neill. 3. One-year old Mandy Briggs. 4. Elizabeth Briggs in the Peoples Park in 1948. 5. Tom, Maureen and Eddie Power with Sammy the dog in 1940. Tom worked in Murdocks on Main Street for many years.