Posted by: marthabernie | May 7, 2015

FARM SCENE, Rural Ireland

scan0046aThis is a stereoview card photo.  Most of the stereoviews were in black and white, but this one is hand tinted and marked “reproduced” from a 1905 version.  Note the family in the doorways and the pig in front of the wagon.  I think that’s a goose on top of the pile of…whatever that is in front…hay?  Turf?  Not sure at all!


  1. that would probably be hay or straw for the donkey, turf is black in colour.


  2. Its the dung heap, the animal bedding from the shed.


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