Mr. Kelly and staff provide a display of motor cars outside the premises on Catherine Street, Waterford. Can we take it that Mr. Kelly is the distinguished gentleman in the centre with bowler hat and top coat? The man second from the right looks like the doppelganger of Simon Harris, Irish Minister for Health! I wonder if the dealership is still around?
With thanks to input from several Flickroonies today (including Niall McAuley
and others) we were reminded that we've visited Kelly's dealership before
, that it is the "purpose-built motor garage in Ireland"
, is still a motor dealers
, though the Kelly's themselves (still in the trade) operate from a premesis outside the city proper....
Photographer: A. H. Poole
Collection: Poole Photographic Studio, Waterford
Date: Catalogue date c. 16 December 1929 (12:58 per clock)
NLI Ref: POOLEWP 3659
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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