Clearance testing N.I.R. 56 at Clonsilla in Co. Dublin seems to have attracted some admirers, including a member of the canine fraternity who has the best seat in the house! A very different scene I imagine to the Clonsilla of today, with its role as part of Dublin’s commuter belt!
Photographer: James P. O'Dea
Collection: O'Dea Photograph Collection
Date: Saturday, 4 May 1968
NLI Ref.: ODEA 56/4
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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