I got completely caught up in a trip down memory lane this afternoon. I was accidentally rerouted when I found a set of negatives I haven’t seen for 45 years.
A number of the frames on the strip caught my eye in particular. They were of a Castleisland soccer team before a game in Tonbwee on the field where the community college now stands.
I took them on a little pocket Kodak 110 cartridge film camera and in the spring of 1976.
The film is grainy and the photographs dog rough but I was so delighted to find it that I made a film carrier from black paper to adapt it to my scanner.
I can make a fair effort at naming the team but the young supporters have me beaten, though I think I know a couple of them.
I’ll leave the supporter’s names to those who know them for sure and if I get the names in I’ll add them to the caption.
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