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Welch Collection

The R.J. Welch photographic collection consists of glass negatives, original prints, lantern slides, original photographic albums and published series of views. Dating from c.1880 - c1935, it contains material of topographical, scientific, anthropological, archaelological, transport and industrial interest, covering the whole of Ireland with particular emphasis on the north and west. In addition to the photographical material, the museum holds Welch’s diaries and field notes and also his annotated maps.

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Arboe Cross, Co. Tyrone

Arboe Cross, Co. Tyrone

West face of High Cross. (Ireland's Eye, pl.127)....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Ruinous, but apparently inhabited cabin in the Mournes....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

National Library from Kildare Street....

Portrush

Portrush

General view of town showing east strand....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Mourne mountains from near Newcastle....

Mulroy Bay from Rawrds Ferry, Co. Donegal

Mulroy Bay from Rawrds Ferry, Co. Donegal

Mulroy Bay at Rawros Ferry, including steamship, rowing boat, and curragh....

Mountstewart

Mountstewart

Mountstewart house; interior....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Ballaun stone, Downpatrick asylum....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Old harbour, castle, customs house; sailing vessels in foreground....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

The ruins of the White House....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Phoenix Park; yew terraces at Viceregal Lodge....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Girl embroidering linen outside door of thatched house, county Down....

Strand, quay and Castle Hd. Ballycastle

Strand, quay and Castle Hd. Ballycastle

Ballycastle Strand, quay and Castle Head....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Knockmany Cairn; decorated stone....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

The Erne falls and 'the Port'....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

St. Patrick's Cathedral; interior....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Kilcooly Abbey showing corbelled dovecot....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Road and tramway on Howth Hill....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

View in Glen Inagh; Maam Turk mountains and Cloonacarton lake....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Two curraghs starting fro the fishing ground....

Photographic negative

Photographic negative

view of McCaw, Stevenson and Orr, Belfast Printeres, Loopbridge Works; Finishing Room...

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Belfast Ropework Company. Lawson's Patent Frame....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

West cross and round tower....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

In the grounds of Slieve Donard Hotel....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Lighthouse, Larne Harbour. Druid's altar dolmen....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Derry Walls and guns above Waterloo Place....

Larne Harbour and Chaine Tower.  The Royal Mail steamer leaving

Larne Harbour and Chaine Tower. The Royal Mail steamer leaving

View of Larne Harbour and Chaine memorial tower showing the Royal Mail Steamer leaving....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Houses among trees on the bank of the Lee....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

View from Ropeworks chimney, looking north-eastwards. (Ireland's Eye, pl.10)....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Church of Ireland Cathedral, from south....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

The abbey, from south-west....

The Parade, Bangor

The Parade, Bangor

The Parade....

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