Billiard room in Moyne Park House
Collection:Taheny
Photographer:Taheny, Donal
Description:A photograph of a billiard room in Moyne Park House, Co. Galway. This mansion was built in the first half of the nineteenth century by Michael J. Browne who was forced to sell his estate in the mid 1850s. It was later owned by the Kirwan family. The photograph shows a large snooker or billiard table. There is a fireplace on the left of the table, and there is a crucifix on the wall just above the fireplace. There is a piano and a small seat at the end of the room.