Artist(s) : George Augustus Montgomery (Draughtsman)

Street view in Clonmel, with crowd walking along the main street. A steeple is visible beyond the roof tops. There are people on the balconies of a tall building in the foreground, on the right-hand side. A closed carriage drawn by four horses is stationary beside a gallows up which two men are clambering.

Inscribed in Image

  • Caption outside of boundaries of image – Clonmell.

Image Details

Genre Townscape
Technique Wash drawings
Subject(s) Cities and towns, Manners and customs
Geographical Location
  • Clonmel - Town or city
  • Tipperary - County
  • Munster - Province
Keywords(s) Balconies, Buildings, Carriages & coaches, Crowds, Gallows, Horses, Passengers, People, Steeples
Colour Handcoloured
Dimensions 5.5cm x 11cm
Published / created 1826

Bibliographical Details

Travel Account Posting and Turnpikes
Note George Augustus Montgomery
Print or manuscript Manuscript
Location of image in copy p. 39
Source copy National Library of Ireland Ms. 1432
Alternative source

This is a link to a digital copy hosted by an external website.
Rights Courtesy of the National Library of Ireland

Related text from travel account

JULY 8 / Bill at Clonmell £2 s15 / Clonmell to Clogheen. Horses & boys £1 s12 / T.G. s2. s2. s4 / Clogheen to Fermoy Horses & boys £1 s17 d6 / T.G. s2. s2. / Fermoy to Cork. Horses & boys £2 s5 / T.G. s2. s2. s4. [p. 39]