Re: Re: Graving docks at Grand Canal Dock.

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There was, until relatively recently, also a canal graving dock for barges close behind the library in Phibsboro, in the shadow of Mountjoy.

It was obviously associated with the long filled in arm of the Royal Canal, now a park, that ran down to Broadstone. The library itself stands on part of the canal.

I think the dock may have been filled in in the 1970’s.

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