O.G.S. Crawford Collection c.1946

A major collection of photographs of Kilkenny (c.1946) by the acclaimed archaeologist – Scottish parentage but born in India –  Osbert Guy Stanhope Crawford has been presented to Kilkenny Archives by Mrs. Richard (Julia) Crampton of Maidenhall, Bennetsbridge, Co. Kilkenny, the only daughter of Hubert and Peggy Butler.

O.G.S. Crawford stayed with Hubert Butler circa 1946 while he surveyed Kilkenny. Some of his photographs are held in the Bodleian Library.