Monkstown Dairies

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Re: Monkstown Dairies

Post by Micheál » Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:44 pm

Had forgotten that - but I think you're right there Murphs.

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Re: Monkstown Dairies

Post by Sinead » Sun May 12, 2019 3:47 pm

Another refreshed memory, yes the hooter was blown at midnight on New Year's Eve.

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Re: Monkstown Dairies

Post by Murphs » Sun May 19, 2019 12:05 pm

I have sore memories of the Lucan Dairies in Mounttown.
When I was 15 I was collecting wood for a Bomb Fire in the disused dairy when a large Beam fell on my head and knocked me out for the count
Fire Brigade Ambulance was called fro Dun laoghaire and the only way out was through the small hole I and others had climbed through to get in.
Woke up in St Michaels a few hours later with a relieved Mother beside my Bed.
Needless to say, a sore lesson was learned and i never went into the Dairy again.

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