Originally Posted by ongarboy
When I first moved to Dublin in the 90s, many older work colleagues or friends parents still called the Dublin 3 stations Kingsbridge, Amiens or Westland Row even though they would have been renamed for 30 years at that point.
My father still refers to getting off on 'Amiens Street'. (...and his telephone provider as 'the P&T', his bank as 'the Hibernian' etc.).