Sheep shearing at Glendalough, Co Wicklow

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Title

Sheep shearing at Glendalough, Co Wicklow

Subject

Sheep shearing

Description

Lantern slide showing farmers shearing sheep at Glendalough, Co. Wicklow. Originally labelled 'W4 38' and titled 'Glendalough'. At least ten men can be seen shearing the sheep and sorting the wool. There is a large pile of wool in the foreground. The exact coordinates or the townland could not be determined.

Creator

Georgina McMahon

Publisher

The Discovery Programme

Contributor

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Format

image/tiff

Type

Image

Identifier

RSAI, Lantern Slide, Box 44

Alternative Title

BOX44_038

Date Created

29/06/2016

Has Format

Scanned to 2400 dpi , 16 bit greyscale image with automatic exposure

Is Part Of

RSAI Lantern Slide Collection

Extent

114.3mb
7596 x 7559 pixels

Medium

Lantern Slides

Spatial Coverage

Country: Ireland
County: Wicklow
Logainm County Link: https://www.logainm.ie/100008.aspx
Town: Glendalough
Logainm Town Link: https://www.logainm.ie/128821.aspx
Position Source: http://irish.gridreferencefinder.com
Place: Glendalough, Co. Wicklow Latitude: 53.01052379999999 Longitude: -6.327059800000029

Files

Box44_038.jpg

Citation

Georgina McMahon, “Sheep shearing at Glendalough, Co Wicklow,” Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, accessed May 15, 2021, http://rsai.locloudhosting.net/items/show/469431.

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