Stave-built vessel with extending handle made by Edward (Ned) Gavin of Ballinagh, County Cavan

Trades and Crafts Level C

Stave-built vessel with extending handle made by Edward (Ned) Gavin of Ballinagh, County Cavan

This exhibition contains the objects relating to the various skills practised in rural Ireland between 1850 and 1950. It also displays the methods, tools and produce of the blacksmith, tinsmith, wheelwright, wood turner and carpenter, country cooper, harness maker, thatcher, basketmaker, tailor and cobbler.

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