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Title: Pigeon House Fort c.1824
Authors: J. Sadler
Williams, Joe
Keywords: J. Sadler artist
Pigeon House Fort c.1824
harbour basin
mail packet station
Poolbeg Lighthouse
Issue Date: 1824
Publisher: Dublin Corporation Libraries 1991
Description: J. Sadler's artistic depiction of the strongly fortified Pigeon House Fort and Barracks c.1824 which was situated half way between Ringsend and the Poolbeg Lighthouse. Adjacent to the fort there was a 900 feet x 450 feet harbour basin originally intended for a mail packet station, which declined in importance when Howth and Dun Laoghaire harbours were built.
Appears in Collections:Joe Williams Postcard Collection
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