Employees of Powers Brewery in 1956


Employees of Powers Brewery in 1956

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A photograph showing the employees of the brewery in 1956 from the remarkable Waterford County Images website: http://goo.gl/Jk4KE


From left to right, back row: David Scanlan, Willie O'Donnell, Tom Seward, Willie O'Brien, John Flavin, Jim Whelan, Micky Hurley, Pad. O'Brien and Joe Foley Second row: Ned Conway, Maurice Fraher, Mamie O'Brien, Bertie Ahern, Pauline Barry, Phil Heaney, Lucy Fraher and Paddy Delaney. Third row: Kattie Hennebry, Johnny Morrissey, Tommy Greaney, Paul I. Power, George Barry, John Franklin and Alice Kiely. Front row: Mary Alice Hickey, Marcella O'Shea, May Dalton, Jim Connors, Masie Duggan, Joan Fitzgerald and Angela Dalton



A view of the surviving front gate of the Brewery

Powers Brewery

One of a number of brewerys in Dungarvan. Guinness supplied loose product and a number of pubs and brewerys bottled, matured and sold this to the pubs. Merrys, Keane's and Powers were the last three brewerys in Dungarvan.