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Staball Hill

Rebuilding Castlebar, Co. Mayo
Rebuilding Castlebar, County Mayo, 1895-1900 by Robert French
Source: National Library of Ireland, The Lawrence Photograph Collection
NLI Ref: L_ROY_06093

This was taken of the Staball Hill area of Castlebar, Ireland, in the late 1890s and depicts the rebuilding after the old houses were razed. It was also known as Poorhouse Hill, because the workhouse was located nearby.

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