Market day in the Gaeltacht village of Casla in County Galway.

The small rural community in Casla is located twenty three and a half miles from Galway city and just three and a half miles from Carraroe.  

On market day people have travelled from miles around, many by bicycle, to peruse the stalls. Among the good on offer are livestock, vegetables, household goods and men's suits.

Casla Market Day (1965)

Casla Market Day (1965)
Casla Market Day (1965)

Casla Signposts (1965)
Casla Signposts (1965)

This episode of 'Newsbeat' was broadcast on 16 August 1965. The footage shown here is mute.