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  1. B102.18.00035

    B102.18.00035

    1946

    Fuel: Turf cutting, Ballinskelligs.

  2. B102.18.00038

    B102.18.00038

    1947

    Fuel: Turf-cutting meitheal, An Fearann, Baile an Fheirtéaraigh, Co. Chiarraí.

  3. B102.18.00039

    B102.18.00039

    1947

    Fuel: Turf-cutting meitheal.

  4. B102.18.00040

    B102.18.00040

    1947

    Fuel: Cutting turf near Ballyferriter.

  5. B102.18.00045

    B102.18.00045

    1993

    Turf cleat (turf stand or ‘clochán’), An Blascaod Mor / Great Blasket Island.

  6. B102.18.00046

    B102.18.00046

    Collecting turf in Coimíneol, Dún Chaoin.

  7. B102.18.00047

    B102.18.00047

    Collecting turf in Coimíneol, Dún Chaoin.

  8. B102.18.00048

    B102.18.00048

    Ag tógáil cloch, An Ghráig, Co. Chiarraí.

  9. B102.18.00049

    B102.18.00049

    Ag tógáil cloch, An Ghráig, Co. Chiarraí.

  10. B102.19.00003

    B102.19.00003

    1946

    Fuel: Turf work, Doonyvardan.

  11. B102.19.00004

    B102.19.00004

    1946

    Fuel: Turf work, Doonyvardan.

  12. B102.19.00005

    B102.19.00005

    1946

    Fuel: Turf work, Doonyvardan.

  13. B102.21.00002

    B102.21.00002

    1939

    Fuel: Turf cutting, Athea.

  14. B102.21.00003

    B102.21.00003

    1939

    Fuel: Turf cutting, Athea.

  15. B102.24.00001

    B102.24.00001

    1956

    Fuel: Turf Spade Head. Smith-made head of turf spade. Made by local smith (James McBride). Narrator said these spade-heads were made "from mould board of a plough, because the iron was hard and well tempered."

  16. B102.29.00005

    B102.29.00005

    1959

    Fuel: Sleán.

  17. B102.29.00009

    B102.29.00009

    1950

    Fuel: Turf cutting, Cruacha.

  18. B102.29.00013

    B102.29.00013

    1971

    Fuel: Cruach móna, Gaoth Dobhair.

  19. B102.33.00003

    B102.33.00003

    Fuel: Handmade turf.

  20. B102.33.00004

    B102.33.00004

    Fuel: Handmade turf.

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Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, B102.18.00038

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