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Photo Gallery

The following are some photographs of Longford in times past:

Fair day in Longford 
Fair day in Longford with large numbers of people and animals on the street

The village of Newtownforbes, circa 1900 
The village of Newtownforbes, circa 1900. A quiet scene with few locals in evidence.

Donlons corner circa 1900 
Donlon's Corner, Longford circa 1930 with cars of the period on either side.

Edgeworthstown about 100 years ago  
Edgeworthstown about 100 years ago photographed close to the current Park House Hotel.

Longford Courthouse with the hotel beside it 
Longford Courthouse with the hotel beside it. The clock was still in position on the courthouse.

Early photo of ballymahon 
A view of Ballymahon with the spire of the Church of Ireland church visible in the distance.

Battery road 
The Battery Road, Longford, looking up the road from near to St. John's Church

Canal harbour
The canal harbour, Longford town. The harbour was closed in the 1950s.

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