Eyre Square
Collection:Postcard
Year:1914
Description:A photograph of Eyre Square in Galway city. The focus is on the statue of Lord Dunkellin, which is located at the meeting point of two walkways in a green. Lord Dunkellin is shown standing with his arms folded, and with a moustache. There is a plaque on the plinth. There are two young girls sitting at the base of the monument. There is a man standing on the left. He is wearing a hat, and a tie. There are flower beds in the green, and there are small fences around the flower beds. There are trees growing in the green, and the green is enclosed by railings. Beyond the green, houses, a street, and the 'Railway Hotel' can be seen. The houses have fanlit windows over their doors. The photograph was taken around 1914.