Photographs

  1. A024.18.00049

    A024.18.00049

    1946

    Roof beams at Rinn Iarthach.

  2. A024.18.00050

    A024.18.00050

    1946

    Roofs at Rinn Iarthach.

  3. A024.18.00051

    A024.18.00051

    1946

    Roofs at Rinn Iarthach.

  4. A024.18.00068

    A024.18.00068

    1946

    Slate roof, Valentia.

  5. A024.18.00075

    A024.18.00075

    1935

    Another house with thatched chimney.

  6. A024.19.00013

    A024.19.00013

    1965

    Roof sods, Bunratty.

  7. A024.19.00014

    A024.19.00014

    1965

    Roof sods, Bunratty.

  8. A024.19.00021

    A024.19.00021

    1965

    Roof sods, Bunratty.

  9. A024.19.00022

    A024.19.00022

    1965

    Roof sods, Bunratty.

  10. A024.19.00066

    A024.19.00066

    1935

    Thatchers at work on the house of P. Ó Flannagáin, Doolin.

  11. A024.19.00075

    A024.19.00075

    1945

    Roof, Muiriúch.

  12. A024.19.00131

    A024.19.00131

    1964

    Slate roof, Luogh.

  13. A024.19.00171

    A024.19.00171

    Roofs and Thatching: Rope thatch (sisal and nylon rope). Note “mogall” i.e. longitudinal and cross ropes are looped under and over each other to form a network. Mike Madigan (retired thatcher).

  14. A024.19.00189

    A024.19.00189

    1935

    Thatching.

  15. A024.19.00190

    A024.19.00190

    1935

    Thatcher at work on Pat Connor’s house.

  16. A024.19.00191

    A024.19.00191

    1935

    Outhouse made by slates and also roofed with slates near Hag’s Head.

  17. A024.20.00001

    A024.20.00001

    1969

    House (Herlihy), Fearann Caol.

  18. A024.20.00002

    A024.20.00002

    1969

    House (Herlihy), Fearann Caol.

  19. A024.20.00053

    A024.20.00053

    1997

    Roofs and Thatching: Roof and thatch details of a fisherman’s home.

  20. A024.20.00056

    A024.20.00056

    1997

    Roofs and Thatching: Roof structure of clay dwelling showing (wheat straw) base coat of thatch and manner in which rafters are set into side walls.

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Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, A024.18.00050

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