Postcolonial Palimpsests from Around the Emerald Isle
Thursday, 23 February 2017
11 Morrison's Quay
I walked along Morrison's Quay in Cork today as I made my way from one of my favourite cafes in the city - The Bookshelf on South Mall ...
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
On this blog we tend to focus on pre-Independence postboxes: that is, postboxes installed in Ireland prior to the foundation of the Irish Fr...
Thursday, 1 December 2016
Dublin's most outstanding architectural feature is undoubtedly its five Georgian garden squares: St Stephen's Green, Merrion Sq and ...
Wednesday, 30 November 2016
Parnell Place (+ Maximum Nerdage)
Here's a lovely E-VII-R situated on the corner of Parnell Place and South Mall in the heart of Cork City. The picture was taken at a...
Tuesday, 22 November 2016
I spotted the pillar-box below while visiting my sister-in-law in Blackrock, Dublin, on the corner of Brookville Park and Springhill Avenue...
Friday, 9 September 2016
Tongue and Target
I was in Cork recently and decided to take a picture of this beautifully-situated pillar box in St. Luke's Cross: The box is a re...
Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Wellington Road in Cork city runs from the intersection of Sidney Place and York Street to St Luke's Cross. The names of the streets and...
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