A trip to this area in 1899 (Part 6 of 8)

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A trip to this area in 1899 (Part 6 of 8)

#1 Post by Richiemac » Sun Dec 09, 2012 11:55 am

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Titled "On the Newry Road"

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Titled "Marcus Square Newry"

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Titled "The lions den Newry"

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#2 Post by Brian » Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:10 pm

The Lion's Den :rotfl: Funny name for a solicitors office :D

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Re: A trip to this area in 1899 (Part 6 of 8)

#3 Post by Richiemac » Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:40 pm

Brian wrote:The Lion's Den :rotfl: Funny name for a solicitors office :D
And it's still a solicitor's office!?....going by Street view

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Re: A trip to this area in 1899 (Part 6 of 8)

#4 Post by Yellow Hammer » Sun Dec 09, 2012 7:37 pm

That was Luke Curran's solicitor's office.

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Re: A trip to this area in 1899 (Part 6 of 8)

#5 Post by patMG07 » Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:05 pm

YThe cottage in the first photo... I wonder if that could be on what is now the 'Old Warrenpoint Road', just on the Warrenpoint side of the turn off for Grinan?

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Re: A trip to this area in 1899 (Part 6 of 8)

#6 Post by Brian » Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:20 pm

patMG07 wrote:The cottage in the first photo... I wonder if that could be on what is now the ;Old Warrenpoint Road', just on the Warrenpoint side of the turn off for Grinan?
You could well be right Pat

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I do remember an old cottage there years ago.

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