Cumberland Street

The Town and its People past and present...
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Re: Cumberland Street

Post by bugrock » Tue Jan 27, 2015 12:26 am

Those pics of family at work are priceless. I love to look at them and picture myself there. :D
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Re: Cumberland Street

Post by Harjoe » Tue Jan 27, 2015 1:44 pm

Great photos of Cumberland St brings me back to my childhood and all the people who lived there Tallant's, Mitcheal's, Lawlor's Byrne's , Hanlon's , Comesky,s ,Lacys .

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Re: Cumberland Street

Post by Thomastown » Tue Jan 27, 2015 10:49 pm

Holla wrote:
bugrock wrote:Hey TT, what's he got wrapped around his arm?
Its a sack they were used for taking the hot baking trays out of the ovens,I think I know one of the men in the photo
That's right Holla

I was in the Model Bakery many times when I was a kid.I used to meet my Da when he finished work, nearly always had a cake for me.
They were the good old days when something so simple meant so much.


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Re: Cumberland Street

Post by Rocker » Tue Jan 27, 2015 11:15 pm

Thomastown wrote: They were the good old days when something so simple meant so much.

Yeah, but, think of the heart behind the simple gesture.
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