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by Holla
Wed Dec 04, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: History
Topic: Macken's
Replies: 9
Views: 57

Re: Macken's

Well done, micheal good detective work.
by Holla
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: History
Topic: Macken's
Replies: 9
Views: 57

Re: Macken's

Hi,buster good luck with your search if memory serves me right we did have a photograph of some of the macken staff posted here on the site but I m not sure if it's still around to see,maybe some of the other members can help.
by Holla
Thu Nov 28, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: News and upcoming events
Topic: Dun laoghaire Historical Society
Replies: 52
Views: 7654

Re: Dun laoghaire Historical Society

Thanks rocker, looking forward to a good read of a" great little book".
by Holla
Sun Nov 24, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Dun Laoghaire
Topic: Around the town.
Replies: 1867
Views: 155479

Re: Around the town.

Walking past Brendella skirt factory on Cumberland street on Friday I read a notice well two actually in the window one thanking everyone for 83 years of loyalty, and on the near window plans for apartments end of an era, I remember mister Fogarty the owner driving around in his silver rolls Royce.
by Holla
Sun Nov 24, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Sallynoggin
Topic: Sallynoggin
Replies: 442
Views: 51086

Re: Sallynoggin

Micheál wrote:
Sat Nov 23, 2019 8:30 pm
I've often heard it said that Joey's wasn't a real club (in the community sense) and that they were only interested in 'elite' players. If that's true, maybe Pearse would be better-off staying separate.

M.
Yes have heard similar comments about Joe's over the last few years which is sad .
by Holla
Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: News and upcoming events
Topic: Events
Replies: 607
Views: 61119

Re: Events

Thanks for those dates Sinead ,I will definitely have to get to one or more of the lectures.
by Holla
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Ferry
Topic: The Harbour Through The Years
Replies: 771
Views: 79673

Re: The Harbour Through The Years

Rip to all who lost their lives on this day 1918 when the Leinster was sunk.
by Holla
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: News and upcoming events
Topic: Events
Replies: 607
Views: 61119

Re: Events

Thanks rocker, I never get tired off looking at the wonderful work of art the oratory is.
by Holla
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Workhouse, Loughlinstown
Replies: 44
Views: 3155

Re: The Workhouse, Loughlinstown

Hi rocker, a few years ago I did a little research on a relative who spent a short spell in the workhouse, I joined the national archives and got the regesters for the year of her death 1902 I back tracked the pages and got her date of her admission and reason for admission states the word sick besi...
by Holla
Fri Aug 23, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: All Photographs
Topic: Pictures of old ferry terminal
Replies: 13
Views: 486

Re: Pictures of old ferry terminal

Welcome to the site nanoktom and thanks for sharing the pictures
by Holla
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 152389

Re: BIRTHDAYS

:oops: Sinead sorry to have missed wishing you a happy birthday ,so belated happy birthday, anyhow every day we wake up and put our feet on the ground (or foot in some people's case) is a bithday, hope you're on the mend.
by Holla
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 152389

Re: BIRTHDAYS

Belated birthday wishes jemser hopefully it was a good one.
by Holla
Sun Apr 21, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: Easter
Replies: 40
Views: 5805

Re: Easter

Thanks rocker, enjoying the sunny weather and just relaxing with good grub and family.
by Holla
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Deansgrange Cemetery
Replies: 173
Views: 35091

Re: Deansgrange Cemetery

I was up in deansgrange cemetery on Sunday for mothers day, I see they are starting to erect a columbrium wall at turnstile exit.
by Holla
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Sport
Replies: 665
Views: 57187

Re: Sport

Regarding Lidl the supermarket was built on the site where mount Belton bungalows stood so why not "welcome to Lidl Mount Belton ".On a side note and on the same road my great grandparents marriage certificate (1896) reads The Sally noggins glenageary kingstown parish of monkstown .Sorry strum way o...
by Holla
Wed Mar 20, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 152389

Re: BIRTHDAYS

Oh a mortler forgot rockers birthday so sorry rocker hopefully a good day was had Happy birthday streamervb
by Holla
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 152389

Re: BIRTHDAYS

Belated birthday wishes toss hope you had a good day.
by Holla
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Welcome to the Site and introduce yourself here if you like.
Topic: Hello
Replies: 10
Views: 695

Re: Hello

Hello john and welcome I had a very enjoyable weekend with family home for st Patrick's festival, it's nice meeting up on these occasions instead of the usual wedding and funerals I hope you're bank holiday went well.
by Holla
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: ST PATRICK'S DAY
Replies: 122
Views: 17878

Re: ST PATRICK'S DAY

Thanks rocker,enjoy your st Patrick's day all don't forget the hairy bacon :mrgreen:
by Holla
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: The Ferry
Topic: RMS Leinster
Replies: 111
Views: 14694

Re: RMS Leinster

Great rocker thanks for sharing.
by Holla
Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Holidays and Festivities
Topic: BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 2169
Views: 152389

Re: BIRTHDAYS

Happy birthday folks enjoy your day
by Holla
Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Famous and infamous Dunlaoghaire-ites
Topic: Father Shay Cullen
Replies: 12
Views: 3640

Re: Father Shay Cullen

Just watched a very interesting interview with father Shay Cullen (Glasthule born) this man has done sterling work as pointed out by grammer in the above posts,to think Dun laoghaire/rathdown county council gave its first civic honour to Brian O Driiscoll who is to my knowledge not from the borough...
by Holla
Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Somewhere to Chat.
Replies: 12918
Views: 617022

Re: Somewhere to Chat.

Jemser,s correct about the food,we stopped off for grub in bakers about three weeks ago and the food wasn't at all up to it's old standard ,most important for the grub in your pub to be up to scratch as the reputation of the establishment is often built on it recamendation and word of mouth from cus...
by Holla
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Somewhere to Chat.
Replies: 12918
Views: 617022

Re: Somewhere to Chat.

Jaypurs! He's only in College a wet week and he's on about "plagiarism". :roll:
I remember when we just used to call it "cogging" :D


So did we....
Copycat
by Holla
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Other Areas of the County
Topic: Ballybrack
Replies: 228
Views: 26490

Re: Ballybrack

Ah yes remember someone posted that photo here before I think it was grammer, the shop I was talking about was in a bit off the road near the druids chair.