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Sketch of Londonderry, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland c1790

Courtesy of Monreagh Heritage Centre
Formatted by
Jim McKane, Ontario, Canada

Sketch of Derry by artist J. Nixon just prior 1790. St. Columbs Cathedral on the hill, houses running down to the river's edge and the small ferry. The ship to the right was probably preparing to set sail for America and most likely Philadelphia. No doubt many Ulster Scots on board.