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"Old Lime Pit" lookout post in the south of Ireland.

Glass plate negative showing an "Old Lime Pit" at Rathduff in County Cork. This was a sentry position overlooking a double railway. Six soldiers with Lee Enfield Rifles can be seen providing over-watch security for the train crossing the bridge at their location. An Officer can be seen overlooking the sentries ensuring they are providing adequate over-watch.For more information see An tÓglách Volume 1 No 5 (new Series) 21st April 1923.

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Album name:AndrewLawlor / Railway Protection, Repair and Maintenance Corps, Salvage Corps (1922-1924)
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Keywords:Glass Plate Negatives ; Military Archives
Reference Code:GPN-034-019
Date Range:21 April 1923
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