Children watching a poteen still
Photographer:Welch, Robert John
Description:A photograph of three children watching a poteen still in Connemara in Galway county. Poteen is an alcoholic drink brewed from potatoes. One boy is sitting on a wooden barrel. He is wearing a hat. On one side of the still, there is a wooden bucket. On the other side, there is a large wooden vat. There is a tap at the base of this vat which allows alcohol flow into a cauldron.