Irish culture

Collection by Jennifer Lowe

Jennifer Lowe
Champ for St Patrick's Day. This is a non-traditional version of a traditional Irish dish. Champ is mashed potatoes with scallions (or chives or green onions) served with a well of melted butter. Potato Dishes, Potato Recipes, Irish Potatoes, Mashed Potatoes, St Patricks Day Food, Saint Patricks, Irish Recipes, Holiday Recipes, Dinner Recipes

‘If You See A Fairy Ring’ St. Patrick’s Day Tablescape

I’ve had the most delicious fun with The Complete Irish Pub Cookbook! Full of best-loved Irish favorites and contemporary recipes, with a little scenery sprinkled in~ My love of the Irish is …

Two fishermen and a boy take a break in An Spidéal, Galway, Ireland, The boy is dressed in a skirt which was common in that region for all boys up to the age of 12 or Another autochrome by Marguerite Mespoulet and Madeleine Mignon-Alba. Albert Kahn, Erin Go Bragh, Photo Vintage, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photographs, Irish Cottage, Connemara, Irish Eyes, Ireland Travel

Old colour photos of Ireland in 1913

These images, which represent the first ever colour photographs taken in Ireland, were taken in 1913 by two French women, Marguerite Mespoulet and Madeleine Mignon-Alba, who used newly available autochrome colour plates. The novice photographers recorded life and historic sites on their two month journey through Ireland from Connemara to the Boyne Valley. They arrived in Ireland to take part in a world-wide project entitled ‘the Archives of the Planet’. The project was the brainchild of the…

The castle is a small square defensive tower house, built over 4 floors and over 60 feet in height. The site consists of a tower house with a. Tower House, Castle House, Castle Ruins, Medieval Castle, Medieval Fantasy, Grace O'malley, West Coast Of Ireland, Castles In Ireland, England Ireland

Rockfleet Castle, County Mayo, Ireland: built in the mid-16th century, a tower house, four floors, built in the sea and at high tide you get wet trying to access it. Open to visitors, has crow's nests, secret passages in the walls and spiral staircases. Once a home of Pirate Queen Grace O'Malley.