31 July 2009

Newbridge College, Co. Kildare [demolished]




Newbridge College, Co. Kildare [demolished]
Photograph and information sourced by A. Ryan, Newbridge College
One of the handball alleys was knocked in 1991 to faciliate development of Alberts Corridor extension and the second was knocked in 2003(approximately) to allow for preparatory work in relation to a further extension.
Photograph through to date from 1966-1970

1 comments:

Anonymous said...

In Newbridge College there were two open alleys. I won my first handball tournaments there. A couple of top sporting figures going to school there then were the singer Christy Moore and top horse trainer, Dermot Weld. In his younger days, Christy played some handball in these alleys.