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Notes on Tara Street, Townsend Street, Poolbeg Street and George’s Quay, Dublin

What’s In A Name?   Developed as a completely new street in 1885, Tara Street was built as an extension of Butt Bridge and named for Ireland’s ancient Royal capital at the Hill of Tara. It incorporated two earlier alleys, Stocking Lane and Shoe Lane, where Dubliner’s once shopped for footwear. Butt Bridge has nothing […]