Category: Realing In The Years

Reeling In The Years – O’Sullivan’s Head Shop Est 1924

Waterford’s oldest head shop, which kept the city lit for 89 years, was closed three years ago due to a ban on the sale of illegal highs.   O’Sullivan’s Head Shop was well known for selling traditional psychoactive substances and various drug paraphernalia – like old fashioned wood carved pipes and bongs. Upon closing, proprietor Jim… Read more »

Reeling In The Years – The Ku Klux Karnival

The Waterford branch of the KKK originally erected the first ever Tramore amusement ride back in 1944. The ferris wheel was a huge attraction at the time and it was located right outside the train station for all visitors to see. Thousands of beach goers would ride the 50 foot ‘wheel of steel’ every summer… Read more »