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18 ghostly signs you've probably missed around Dublin

So much history, so little time.

Drink Fanta Orange. #DublinGhostSigns

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THE INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT and hashtag #DublinGhostSigns turns up a rich selection of sights you might never have considered before.

Scores of photos of old signage from forgotten businesses and enterprises (some more long forgotten than others) gathered by the Dublin Ghost Signs website, curated by Emma Clarke.

Here’s what you might see if you look up (or even down)…

1. Duke Street

Crooke & Co. I posted this a while back, but the C was covered up. #DublinGhostSigns #mosaic #rarebookstore #Dublin2

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2. Dublin 2

Waterproofers. #DublinGhostSigns #Dublin2

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3. Rathmines

One lone star remains from the old Stella Cinema sign. 🌟 #DublinGhostSigns #Rathmines

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4. O’Connell Street

Apollo. #DublinGhostSigns #Dublin1 #ReusingDublin

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5. Dublin 8

Bridies #DublinGhostSigns #Dublin8

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6. Dawson Street

Tipperary Lifeware, #Dublin2 #DublinGhostSigns #steps

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7. Georges Street

Watson Chemist & Druggist. #Dublin2 #DublinGhostSigns

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8. Great Denmark Street

Tip Top Cakeshop #DublinGhostSigns

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9. Abbey Street

Café Ritz #DublinGhostSigns #Dublin1

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 10. Rathgar

Munster & Leinster Bank Ltd. #DublinGhostSigns #Dublin6

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11. Dublin Castle

New post on the #DublinGhostSigns blog - The Sick and Indigent Roomkeepers Society. Link is in the bio.

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12. Camden Street

Avanti Travel #DublinGhostSigns #Dublin2

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13. Montague Lane

Seán Donnelly. #DublinGhostSigns #Dublin2

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14. Duke Street

The Combridge Galleries. #DublinGhostSigns

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15. Hawkins Street (Screen Cinema)

Metro Burger. #DublinGhostSigns

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16. Eden Quay

Seamen's Institute. #DublinGhostSigns

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17. North Circular Road

Byrne. #DublinGhostSigns

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18. Stoneybatter

T. Lyster #DublinGhostSigns

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