Colour photograph of the Coal Ree, Kenovay taken in 2004.

The north-west aspect of the Coal Ree, Kenovay taken in 2004.. (Print-out of scan in Filing Cabinet 8 drawer 3)


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Other Number: G158

The Coal Ree at Kenovay in 2004

The coal ree was a high walled enclosure into which the coal was stored after it was delivered by ship onto the beach at Balephetrish Bay. The first coal brought to the Kenovay coal ree was in 1900 at 12 shillings a ton - that`s 60p in today`s money!

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