Castlefarm Village
Collection:Welch
Photographer:Welch, R.
Year:1914
Description:A photograph of Castlefarm Village in Dunmore parish, county Galway. This is a congested village and its inhabitants are about to be resettled elsewhere by a government agency known as the Congested Districts Board. The photograph was taken in 1914. In the photograph, there is a row of thatched houses. There are men, women and children outside these houses. There are poultry outside one house and there is a cart at the top of the village. There is a stone wall in the foreground and there is a shed on the left. Behind the village, there are trees.