Aerial photograph of Armagh c1927

The centre of Armagh City, in 1927, as photographed by H.H. Ellison, the son of the sixth Director. Note the prominent position of the Church of Ireland Cathedral and the surrounding, circular street pattern. The Cathedral lies on the top of an isolated outcrop of sandstone conglomerate that has been the site of various important structures since the neolithic era.

Last Revised: 2010 February 22nd