Scoil na Croise Naofa Photo from 1988.

All this week, we are including old photographs of sports clubs, and event from the pat in the area of Mahon, and Blackrock. These photos have been supplied by Richard T. Cooke, from reports, which appeared in the Southgate from the 1980s, many of which were written by the late Con Hannigan, who lived inContinue reading “Scoil na Croise Naofa Photo from 1988.”

Special Ceremony for School Wardens in Scoil na Croise Naofa in 1988.

This is a photo from Scoil na Croise Naofa in 1988 which appeared in South Gate. Do you recognise any of those in it? At a special ceremony for school wardens in Scoil Na Croise Naofa, members of all the school warden teams were presented with a special commemorative pen. Each team of wardens consistedContinue reading “Special Ceremony for School Wardens in Scoil na Croise Naofa in 1988.”

Blackrock Soccer Team 1950.

An interesting photo from 1950 of the Blackrock Soccer Team which includes some of the young soccer players of the era. Pictured (front from left). T. Aherne, D. Aherne, T. Twomey, B. Scannell, J. Olden: (back). C. Hannigan, T. Hassett, J. O’Keeffe, J (“Tapum Over”) O’Grady, F. Scannell and B. Walsh. The photo originally appearedContinue reading “Blackrock Soccer Team 1950.”