A doorstep next to the Bodega on Cornmarket Street Cork. Does anyone remember what building was here? It’s always been empty as long as I remember!

Aperture ƒ/3.5
Camera Canon EOS 20D
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    Ricky December 14, 2008

    Annie Punches shop. She was my aunt.

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    Donncha December 14, 2008

    Ricky – thanks for the prompt answer! Small world eh? Do you remember what she sold there, or when the building was demolished?

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    Ricky December 14, 2008

    All sorts of stuff. I remember getting a gun and holster there back in the olden days.
    I will find out when it was knocked…

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    elizabeth cadden November 20, 2011

    Hi Ricky I lived with my gran as a child around the corner on kyle st,Annie Punch name sounds very familar to me,I remember a shop on corner of cornmarket and kyle st is that the same shop by any chance? I have lived in UK for many years now but my fondest memories are of roaming around the coal quay and as a kid knew a lot of the market traders.if it is the shop that was on the corner I knew your aunt, ohh my I even remember on a busy sat where she stored the pound notes on her person lol please let me know if I have the right shop, my gran was Mrs hannah Healy of 3 kyle st. best wishes elizabeth

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