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Corbett Whiskey Jar

Corbett Whiskey Jar Stoneware whiskey jar, which reads ‘S.P. Corbett, Merchant, Galway’. Corbetts opened in 1894 and was located at Williamsgate St., Galway. Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: Storage  

Corbett Whiskey Jar2017-06-14T08:51:28+01:00

Cooke Whiskey Jar

Cooke Whiskey Jar Stoneware whiskey jar, which reads ‘R.J. Cooke, Wine Merchant, Madeira House, Galway’. The jar was produced by Port-Dundas Pottery, Glasgow, Scotland. Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: Storage  

Cooke Whiskey Jar2017-06-14T08:46:59+01:00

Moons Boxes

Moons Hat Boxes Two cylindrical cardboard hat boxes with lids, used to deliver gents fur/felt hats from Woodrow and Sons, Stockport to Moons, Galway (now Brown Thomas, 18-21 Eglinton Buildings) in the 1950s – as indicated by the postage stamps. The boxes retain their postage stamps, labels and customs declarations - [...]

Moons Boxes2017-11-01T10:51:33+00:00

Walsh Whiskey Jar II

Walsh's Whiskey Jar II Stoneware whiskey jar, which reads ‘Michael Walsh, Tea, Wine & Spirit Merchant, 1 Eyre Square & Williams Gate St, Galway’. The jar was produced by H. Kennedy Barrowfield Pottery, Glasgow, Scotland. Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: Storage

Walsh Whiskey Jar II2017-06-14T08:29:22+01:00

Young’s Whiskey Jar

Young's Whiskey Jar Two stoneware whiskey jars, which reads ‘J. Young, Aerated water Manufacturer, Wholesale Wine & Spirit Merchant Galway’. Youngs factory was located at Eglington St., Galway. Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: Storage

Young’s Whiskey Jar2017-06-13T15:13:45+01:00

Browne’s Cake Boxes

Browne's Cake Boxes Two cake boxes branded on two sides with 'Mrs Brown, High Class Confectioner, Tobacconist, Stationer and News Agent, 26 Dominick St, Galway'. Browne's shop, tea rooms and Post Office were located at 26 Dominick St., Galway and run by Mrs Eibhlin Browne for 62 years from the 1920s [...]

Browne’s Cake Boxes2017-11-01T11:25:14+00:00

Records Flyer

Records Flyer Flyer advertising a ‘List of Irish records for Sale’ at T.A. McCullagh, Bookseller & Stationer, Eyre Square, Galway. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2014:002:004 Location: Storage

Records Flyer2017-06-13T14:52:28+01:00

Smile Photograph Cards

Smile Photograph Cards Two pink ‘Smile Photographs’ photo order cards issued by Mr Shanley (or staff) at Salthill, Galway City. Cards numbered 999 and 1000. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2012:002 Location: Storage  

Smile Photograph Cards2017-06-13T14:39:59+01:00

Walsh Whiskey Jar

Walsh Whiskey Jar Ceramic whiskey jar, stoneware which reads ‘Daniel Walsh, Wine & Spirit merchant, Galway’ Museum Reg. Comerford House Collection Location: Storage

Walsh Whiskey Jar2017-06-13T14:36:42+01:00

MUSEUM OPENING TIMES

Galway City Museum is open Tuesday to Saturday on four daily timeslots; 10am, 11:30am, 2:00pm and 3:30pm.  Admission remains FREE but visitors will now require a ticket for their visit. Tickets can be booked online by visiting galwaycitymuseum.ie and will need to be presented either in printed format or on mobile phones at the main entrance to the museum.  In light of Covid-19 the number of visitors will be strictly controlled and those attending will have to adhere to correct social distancing and health and safety protocols so that everyone can enjoy the exhibitions in a safe and comfortable environment.

For any further information contact museum@galwaycity.ie or phone +353 (0)91 532 460. 
 
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