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Thursday Doors

As promised last week, Thursday Doors comes from Fota House once more. No blossoms this time as I’m focusing on the building itself. This image is of the front and the following one shows the rear. Because we spent so … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Thursday Doors comes from Ardmore again this week but this time it’s a bit more colourful, as the Summer arrived for the day on Wednesday and the flowers all came out. Even the ‘living roof’ on the Cliff House Hotel … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

This week’s photos for Thursday Doors comes from the 1980’s, when my husband, myself (eight months pregnant on twins), two children aged 5 and 3, and the dog moved, into an old bungalow needing plenty of refurbishment, in county Clare. … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Before I began contributing to Thursday Doors I never really paid too much attention to the wide variety of doors in our town, it was the building as a whole that usually caught my eye. However, some premises have the … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

The sunshine over Youghal was so bright this week it almost got in the way of my Thursday Doors shots – as you can see from the image above. Some of the photos I took with my phone turned out … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

A red Thursday Door this week and a very unusual one, at that. It looks a bit like a stone Juliet balcony to me. This old building is part of a lovely traditional Irish bar and restaurant that has a … Continue reading

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Face

The face of mischief, mayhem and merriment. A toddler with a cheeky grin and a larger than life personality. This photograph of my mother was taken about 77 years ago and it’s one of my favourite images in our family … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Plenty of Thursday Doors on this week’s post, although not all of them are in place. This row of cottages has three different roofs and the center house looks as if it was built as an afterthought, filling in the … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Sorry, no old buildings or architecture on offer for this week’s Thursday Doors. Instead I felt the building that houses┬áDerry City & Strabane District Council offices deserved to be featured as it fits in very nicely along the waterfront – … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

The Market House in Mullingar, County Westmeath, has a lovely door and beautiful windows and I thought it would make a nice┬ácontribution to Thursday Doors. Inside you’ll find the local tourist office and a military museum. The man on the … Continue reading

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