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Photos from 23.12.1980 by Tommy Ward.
Photos from 28.04.2008 by his grandson, Glen Ward
Used by kind permission.
On the left is the view in 1980 and on the right is 2008.
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Gardiner Street looking towards Parnell Street (1)
Gardiner Street looking towards Parnell Street (2)
Murray's bar, Sean McDermott Street
Sean McDermott Street Upper looking towards Cathal Brugha Street
Sean McDermott Street Upper looking towards Gardiner Street
Gardiner Street looking up Upper Sean McDermott Street towards O'Connell Street
Upper Sean McDermott Street looking from Marlborough Street junction towards Gardiner Street
Scroll down for some other photos of the Summerhill and Sean McDermott Street area before the tenements were knocked.
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Back of Summerhill from Lourdes church showing 27 steps
Doorway Sean McDermott Street - eircom building in background
Gloucester place (Diamond)
Summerhill from Summer place
Summerhill looking towards Parnell Street (1)
Summerhill looking towards Parnell Street (2)