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Where: N Ireland, Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon, UK

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On Good Friday 2020 with most people confined to their homes and with movement and even shopping limited looking to the heavens seems very appropriate. This may, or may not, be the Observatory in Armagh but one thing is certain it is a fine shot(s) of the building with people out to welcome those who might come to visit!

Photographers: Frederick Holland Mares, James Simonton

Contributor: John Fortune Lawrence

Collection: Stereo Pairs Photograph Collection

Date: between ca. 1860-1883

NLI Ref: STP_1288

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