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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. B102.19.00003

    B102.19.00003

    1946

    Fuel: Turf work, Doonyvardan.

  7. B102.19.00004

    B102.19.00004

    1946

    Fuel: Turf work, Doonyvardan.

  8. B102.19.00005

    B102.19.00005

    1946

    Fuel: Turf work, Doonyvardan.

  9. B102.21.00002

    B102.21.00002

    1939

    Fuel: Turf cutting, Athea.

  10. B102.21.00003

    B102.21.00003

    1939

    Fuel: Turf cutting, Athea.

  11. 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."

  12. B102.29.00005

    B102.29.00005

    1959

    Fuel: Sleán.

  13. B102.29.00009

    B102.29.00009

    1950

    Fuel: Turf cutting, Cruacha.

  14. B102.29.00013

    B102.29.00013

    1971

    Fuel: Cruach móna, Gaoth Dobhair.

  15. B102.33.00003

    B102.33.00003

    Fuel: Handmade turf.

  16. B102.33.00004

    B102.33.00004

    Fuel: Handmade turf.

  17. B102.33.00005

    B102.33.00005

    Fuel: Handmade turf.

  18. B102.33.00006

    B102.33.00006

    Fuel: Handmade turf.

  19. B105.01.00001

    B105.01.00001

    1935

    Milk, butter and cheese: Dash-churn at Clonbur.

  20. B105.01.00002

    B105.01.00002

    Milk, butter and cheese: Churn at Clonbur.

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Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, B102.18.00038

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