Description:A photograph of Shantalla Village in 1945. This is part of Galway city. There are a number of thatched houses. There is a ruin and the fields are bounded by stone walls. One of the fields is ploughed. There are a number of trees in the picture. There is a road in the foreground and there is a gate leading from the road into a yard in front of a thatched house. There is a cart in this yard.