Loading potatoes
Collection:Aran
Photographer:Mason
Description:A photograph of a group of men using boats to bring sacks of potatoes ashore, or they are using the boats to bring the potatoes out to sea to a ship. There are four men in the foreground and all four of them are wearing caps. One of the men is loading or unloading sacks of potatoes off the back of a donkey. Very close to the camera, there are three sacks of potatoes and a basket. There are two sailboats or sailing ships on the sea. There is a currach or long rowing boat nearer the shore. There are people in this boat. There is a small rowboat close to this currach. There is a small rowboat docked at the edge of the sea. This scene took place on one of the Aran Islands. The Aran Islands are off the west coast of Ireland.