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Photograph of Mooney (blacksmith and famous storyteller), and two other men at Mooney’s forge in Avoca, Co. Wicklow Public Deposited

Photograph of Mooney (blacksmith and famous storyteller), and two other men at Mooney’s forge in Avoca, Co. Wicklow

Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MS 11332/16
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Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
Date Created
  • approximately 1900
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Abstract
  • Mooney, blacksmith and famous storyteller, wearing his leather work apron and rolled-up sleeves stands on the left of frame before his forge situated close to the entrance of the drive to Avoca’s Handweavers (still extant) at Avoca, Co. Wicklow. An elderly man with side whiskers and holding a stick stands in the middle, alongside another blacksmith, with dark hair and moustache, in the process of shoeing a horse.Description based on information found in My wallet of photographs: the collected photographs of J. M. Synge, arranged and introduced by Lilo Stephens (Dublin: Dolmen Editions, 1971).Date: approximately 1898-early 1900s.
Collection title
  • Papers of John Millington Synge
Series title
  • Papers of John Millington Synge: photographs
Provenance
  • Donated to the Library of Trinity College Dublin by the Synge family.
  • Synge family, Donor
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  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • MS11332_16
Source
  • 0086257

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