Sharon Slowey of Pictorium in Monkstown in south Dublin talked about the business of restoring old photos, and her graphic design services, when she featured in the Industry Review of Photo Printing on Bobby Kerry's "Down to Business" programme on Newstalk radio.
A full version of the review can be heard here http://www.newstalk.com/podcasts/Down_To_Business/
A view of the Harbour below, with the Quarry all around you.
A walkway to the top, still intact and useful.
Friction wheels and gravity help bring the granite down.
So what is an atmospheric railway, and how come Kingstown has one?
Full wagons every two minutes, as the production intensifies.
Landowners versus squatters, hospitals and strikes
Track plats and wooden wagons help horses pull huge loads.
How they broke up the rock to create level platforms
The granite hillocks that were named the Three Churls.