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Artist

John Hinde, Ltd.

Sender

Sr. M. Francis [Enniskerry, Ireland]

Recipient

Mother Bremner [San Diego, California]

Language of Message

English

Postmark

1965-07-18

Caption

Powerscourt Gardens, and Sugar Loaf Mountain, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. Powerscourt Gardens. The beautiful estate of Powerscourt lies in the heart of the Wicklow Hills near the village of Enniskerry, 12 miles south of Dublin. Its 34,000 acres including plantations, shrubberies, deer herds and a magnificent waterfall attract thousands of visitors each year. The battle scenes of the film 'Henry V' were taken in the grounds. The ornate gardens close to the residence have been added to by generations of the family. The front terraces were designed by a Mr. Daniel Robertson.

Language of Postcard

English

Physical Description

One color postcard with an undivided back. The postcard was printed and published by John Hinde, Ltd. in Dublin, Ireland.

Condition

Used

Location

Ireland–Leinster Province–Enniskerry

Publisher

John Hinde, Ltd.

Printer

John Hinde, Ltd.

Date Issued

1956-1972

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

15 X 10.5 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Image File Size

245 KB

Postcard Collection Number

Leinster-26

Digital Collection

Irish Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013-10-29

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\Europe\Ireland\Leinster-26A

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

Keywords

Wicklow (Ireland : County), Enniskerry (Ireland), Gardens

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