About Old Malahide
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The Village: A brief history
Shops of Former Days (Page 1): Shops have come and shops have gone. Main St., The Diamond & Townyard Lane, The Green, Strand St. and Back Strand
Shops of Former Days (Page 2): New St., Church Rd., St. Andrew's Grove, Old St.,Railway Avenue, Seabank and The Hill.
St Sylvester's Well: An ancient holy well in the village centre.
The Port & Regattas: About the port and regattas in the 1870s.
Sea Fishing & Oysters: Sea fishing was an important source of income. Oyster beds were located just downstream of the present railway viaduct in the 19th century.
Andrew & Tom Kettle: Andrew was a land agitator and supporter of Parnell. Son Tom, was an academic/poet.
Cotton Mill: A major, but short lived, late 18th century enterprise at Yellow Walls.