St. Patrick's Bridge, Cork

Artist(s) : George Augustus Montgomery (Draughtsman)

View of St Patrick's Bridge in Cork. Four tall-masted ships are depicted downriver from the bridge. Tall buildings extend along the bank opposite the viewer, with a chimney stack from which smoke is issuing.

Inscribed in Image

  • Caption outside of boundaries of image – St. Patrick's Bridge. Cork

Image Details

Genre Townscape
Technique Wash drawings
Subject(s) Architecture, Cities and towns
Geographical Location
  • St. Patrick's Bridge, Cork - Named locality
  • Cork - Town or city
  • Munster - Province
Keywords(s) Boats, Bridges, Harbours, Rivers
Colour Handcoloured
Dimensions 5.5 cm x 11 cm
Published / created 1826

Bibliographical Details

Travel Account Posting and Turnpikes
Note George Augustus Montgomery
Print or manuscript Manuscript
Location of image in copy p. 41
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

Steam Boat to Cove 4s 6d
Luncheon 5s 6d. Boat 8s. Gingle 3s. [sub-total] 16s 6d.

Bill at Cork 3£ 8s 6d
Cork to Macroom. Horses 3£ 2s.
Boys 9s.
T. G. 2s. 6d 2s. 6d [sub-total] 5s.
[Total] 7£ 5s 6d
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St. Patrick's Bridge, Cork