This Irish Tourism Association Collection is proving to be a veritable lucky dip of bizarre and interesting images with local stories and long forgotten legends. Gallagher's pub in Mohill, Co. Leitrim on the face of it is just another small Irish pub but apparently it was the birthplace of "The Prince of Cloone"! Who was Father Conefy and why was he known as "The Prince of Cloone"?
Photographer: Irish Tourism Association Photographer
Collection: Irish Tourism Association Photographic Collection
Date: 1942 - 1944
NLI Ref: NPA ITA 1383 (Box VII)
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
Source: Flickr Commons