Irish Carts Photos

One cultural feature of old Ireland is the two wheel cart, some of which even had seats over the wheels (aka jaunting car).

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Post Car graphic by Jack B. Yeats at Pearse Museum. Dublin, Ireland.Traditional Irish wagon with fenders for passengers to sit sideways parked in Folk Village, Glencolumbkille. Ireland.Carting Seaweed on Sutton Sands painting by Joseph Malachy Kavanagh at National Gallery of Ireland. Dublin, Ireland.Decorative cart with milk can & vintage cottages in Dingle. Dingle, Ireland.
Post Car graphic (1908) by Jack B. Yeats at Pearse Museum. Dublin, Ireland.Traditional Irish wagon with fenders for passengers to sit sideways parked in Folk Village, Glencolumbkille. Ireland.Carting Seaweed on Sutton Sands painting (1895) by Joseph Malachy Kavanagh at National Gallery of Ireland. Dublin, Ireland.Decorative cart with milk can & vintage cottages in Dingle. Dingle, Ireland.
Horse-drawn coup cart at National Museum of Rural Life. Kittochside, Scotland.Collection of Irish carts at Ulster Folk Park. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Horse-drawn 2-wheel Conlee Dairy Milk Float at Ulster Transport Museum. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Belfast Corp. dustcart for manual collection of horse dung from city streets at Ulster Transport Museum. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Horse-drawn coup (tilt up ) cart at National Museum of Rural Life. Kittochside, Scotland.Collection of Irish carts at Ulster Folk Park. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Horse-drawn 2-wheel Conlee Dairy Milk Float (c1920) at Ulster Transport Museum. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Belfast Corp. dustcart for manual collection of horse dung from city streets (1990s replica) at Ulster Transport Museum. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Horse carts at Hughes House at Ulster American Folk Park. Omagh, Northern Ireland.Horse-drawn wagon at Ulster American Folk Park. Omagh, Northern Ireland.Cart carrying peat for heating at Muckross Traditional Farms in Killarney National Park. Killarney, Ireland.
Horse carts at Hughes House at Ulster American Folk Park. Omagh, Northern Ireland.Horse-drawn wagon at Ulster American Folk Park. Omagh, Northern Ireland.Cart carrying peat for heating at Muckross Traditional Farms in Killarney National Park. Killarney, Ireland.

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