I have a friend called Una Hayes. She lives here now with her Listowel husband, Liam. This photo is Una's picture of her mum, Winifred Sheahan from Bruff in Co. Limerick. Winifred, like so many young Irish emigrant girls in the 1930's, worked "in service". The house where she worked was actually called Downton House.
This is the same lady in April 1937 when she had moved to a new position in Kensington in London.
John Corridan sent us these beautiful pictures of Ballinruddery, the seat of the Knights of Kerry. He says: