Ballinrobe - Kevin McDarby photographs

A diverse range of images from Ballinrobe donated by Kevin McDarby

By Averil Staunton

A large collection of photographs has been very kindly shared with this site by Kevin McDarby, who was brought up on the Neale Road, Ballinrobe.   His father was the well known G.P., Dr. McDarby who was affectionaly known as Mac or Doc Mac by his patients.

This is a diverse selection of images of people, events and sites in Ballinrobe and gradually more will be added in due course.

We are very grateful for Kevin's dedication to preserving Ballinrobe's past and he can be said to have

"Captured it before it disappeared".

Just click on image to get more information.

Photo:Kevin McDarby, Jackie Brendan Costello and John King (right)
Photo:Frank & Dermot O'Hara and Kevin McDarby
Photo:Kevin McDarby in the radio room "Cassandra"
Photo:Ballinrobe Boy Scouts on an outing
Photo:Mrs. Delia Daly (tooth issue) with Mrs. Nuala Naughton looking on in Ballinrobe
Photo:Right to Left at F.C.A. Finner, Bundoran, 1950s -John King, Kevin McDarby, Brendan Costello and 2 lads from Manorhamilton.
Photo:Sports Day, Ballinrobe - C.B.S. national school in the early 1950s.   Kevin McDarby receiving prize from Brother Doogan.
Photo:The Murphys Cornmarket and the McDarby children in Ballinrobe having great fun.
Photo:St. Mary's boarding school 1931.  Mac (later Dr. McDarby) second from left front row.
Photo:Three generationf of McDarby doctors. Vincent and Dr. McDarby with Geraldine (Mc Darby) centre.
This gallery was added by Averil Staunton on 10/06/2011.
Comments about this page

Would anybody out there remember the sports day in the Green in Ballinrobe around 1948/9?

If so, do you have any photos or memorabilia of the event?

By Hugh McTigue
On 27/04/2018

So good to see these, thanks!!!!!

By Syl Walsh
On 26/12/2011

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