Photographs

  1. A023.29.00008

    A023.29.00008

    1959

    Furniture: córtha (cófra) - ó Na Cruacha.

  2. A024.01.00013

    A024.01.00013

    1988

    Thatched houses, Clarinbridge.

  3. A024.01.00022

    A024.01.00022

    Stooks of rye for thatching.

  4. A024.01.00023

    A024.01.00023

    Thatch, Moycullen.

  5. A024.01.00024

    A024.01.00024

    Thatcher, Tuam.

  6. A024.01.00025

    A024.01.00025

    Thatching, Carraroe.

  7. A024.01.00026

    A024.01.00026

    Thatcher's needle, Addergool

  8. A024.01.00027

    A024.01.00027

    1956

    Thatching at Killeenaran, Ballindereen.

  9. A024.01.00028

    A024.01.00028

    1956

    Thatching at Killeenaran, Ballindereen.

  10. A024.01.00031

    A024.01.00031

    1935

    Roof ropes of thatch at Teernekilla, Mám.

  11. A024.01.00063

    A024.01.00063

    1959

    Roofs & Thatching: thatching. An example of a hipped roof and thatched (scollop thatch with ornamented rigging).

  12. A024.01.00064

    A024.01.00064

    1959

    Roofs & Thatching: Donkey’s carthouse, roofed with scraws; cart house. Caherlea. (William Kelly).

  13. A024.01.00065

    A024.01.00065

    1959

    Roofs & Thatching: small bobbins (boibíní) of wheaten straw used as ornamentation on inside of roof in dwelling house. Stone bench outside front door for holding vessels containing water - Killeenaran, Kilcolgan.

  14. A024.01.00066

    A024.01.00066

    1959

    Roofs & Thatching: construction of the hip-roof (half gable); rafters of hip-roofed house (ordinary gable).

  15. A024.01.00073

    A024.01.00073

    1935

    Stone gable, thatched roof, Cois Fharraige.

  16. A024.01.00074

    A024.01.00074

    1932

    Díon súgáin (straw rope thatch) near Corr na Móna.

  17. A024.01.00075

    A024.01.00075

    1935

    Forge

  18. A024.01.00076

    A024.01.00076

    1959

    Roofs & Thatching: Roof construction: (1) mortise (2) collar tie, cloch chúinne, cloch phréacháin.

  19. A024.01.00077

    A024.01.00077

    1959

    Roofs & Thatching: Roof construction: (5) branches, (6) scraws (long sods of earth with grass attached and rolled up. The grass side is turned outwards) (7) straw rope stitching, (8) heather.

  20. A024.01.00078

    A024.01.00078

    1959

    Roofs & Thatching: Roof construction: (9) thatching - first stráca, boibíní, (10) second stráca, bundle of scollops, lúbán, thatcher’s mallet for driving home lúbán, scollop: hazel rod approx. 3 ft long; 1/2” to 3/4” thick.

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Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, A024.01.00013

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