Pictures as the the old saying goes “paint a thousand words” and how true this is, pictures capture the imagination of the view and take us to places we never thought possible. Through old photographs we are given a snippet of a moment when our ancestors walked this city, perhaps they too saw that same view that we are now getting to see decades and even centuries later. Below are a collection of how Limerick City looks now and has looked in the past. This collection of old images span the decades and give us a glimpse into how the city has changed and developed. It also reminds of of the industries which have come before us but have now long since disappeared.

Old Photographs of Limerick city

And if you like what you see here there is so much more the city has to offer. also provides the following pictures: