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Killary Lodge, County Mayo - 1912
Killary Lodge, County Mayo - 1912
Photo by: Arthur FitzGerald Cochrane
Dare You Walk the Edge of the Pale?
Dare You Walk the Edge of the Pale?
Sat. 24th June, 2017 10 am - 12noon
Oral History Network of Ireland
Oral History Network of Ireland
Summer Bulletin 2017 - Upcoming Events
The Mysterious Legends
The Mysterious Legends
Of Ireland's Rivers
Barney Moran
Barney Moran
County Mayo
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Church
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Church
Documenting the Plaques
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Church
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Church
Benches on the left-hand side of the Altar
Samhain 2014: Creative Writing
Samhain 2014: Creative Writing
Images from the project Samhain 2014.
May on Our Doorstep Exhibition
May on Our Doorstep Exhibition
Display of flowers made at the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life
NOSTALGIA, MEMORY AND DEBRIS
NOSTALGIA, MEMORY AND DEBRIS
THE LANDSCAPE OF IRELAND'S OLD ABANDONED SCHOOL HOUSES
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Barney Moran
Barney Moran
County Mayo
Thank you so much for taking the time to post this. I know my family connects...
By ELIZABETH TERRELL
On 21/08/2017
Captain William Houstoun
Captain William Houstoun
Probably the Largest Farm in Ireland
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Find my grandfather
Find my grandfather
Martin Kneafsey
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On 20/07/2017
Willie  Ó Gríofa
Willie Ó Gríofa
Royal Navy Reserve
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Find my grandfather
Find my grandfather
Martin Kneafsey
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James Berry (1842-1914)
James Berry (1842-1914)
Writer/ Storyteller/ Farmer
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On 28/06/2017
May Day, May Day May Day!
May Day, May Day May Day!
The benefits of a May Day dew facial
My mother (mostly Dutch and a little French ancestry, from central Ohio) told...
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On 13/05/2017
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
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On 04/04/2017
Barney Moran
Barney Moran
County Mayo
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By Lorna Elms, Editor
On 08/03/2017
Old Irish Wedding Traditions
Old Irish Wedding Traditions
By Emma Flannery
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On 06/03/2017
Peggy McIntyre
Peggy McIntyre
The Ferry Woman
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On 06/03/2017
History of The Irish Currach
History of The Irish Currach
By Niamh McDermott
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By Michael Conners
On 20/02/2017
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Remembering the Irish
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Remembering the Irish
Do you have a family story to share?
My mother was born in Rathdrum workhouse in 1896 and was raised in Rathnew.She...
By Cynthia Deakin
On 18/09/2017
School Children c 1938/39
From Historical Ballinrobe:
School Children c 1938/39
Convent of Mercy, Ballinrobe, County Mayo
The girl Teresa Hancock is/was my aunty... Thank you Teresa for letting us...
By Teresa Hancock
On 03/09/2017
Balllinrobe man John Joe Rochford's recollections
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Balllinrobe man John Joe Rochford's recollections
Transcribed by Mary Coyne from 1st issue c. 1985 of the Evesdropper Magazine
Hi Averil, that article was written by myself and Liam Horan I think. "Innit"...
By Declan Varley
On 03/09/2017
Ballinrobe's' Tuberculosis Sanatorium, [St. Theresa's] Creagh, Ballinrobe Co. Mayo
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe's' Tuberculosis Sanatorium, [St. Theresa's] Creagh, Ballinrobe Co. Mayo
With additions, amendments & extracts from Bridie Mulloy's book Itchy Feet & Thirsty Work.
Well done Averil ...a brilliant article of this time and place. Editor: Thanks...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 19/08/2017
The Surplus People
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The Surplus People
The Fitzwilliam Estate Clearances - Coolattin 1847-1856
I enjoyed reading your article. I am researching my Wicklow ancestors who...
By Bernadette Thakur
On 17/08/2017
The International Hotel, Bray
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The International Hotel, Bray
It is wonderful to hear so many personal accounts and memories of the...
By Deirdre Burns
On 11/08/2017
The International Hotel, Bray
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The International Hotel, Bray
If memory served me correct did the Coscadden family have an involvement with...
By M Duffy
On 11/08/2017
St. Patrick's Mine Avoca 1956-62
From County Wicklow Heritage:
St. Patrick's Mine Avoca 1956-62
Photographic Collection of Ross Corey
Often when I come to look at the Avoca mines Community page, I am pleasantly...
By Austin Fanning
On 09/08/2017
O'Grady Family
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
O'Grady Family
Feenone / Curradavitt
The lady standing with Mrs O'Grady is my late mother Margaret Hannan. My...
By Geraldine Hannan
On 08/08/2017
Vintage Photographs
Vintage Photographs
A trip down memory lane
Did this building become the TB sanatorium or was that somewhere else?  ...
By Dale Smith
On 05/08/2017
Ballinrobe, Co Mayo CBS circa late 1950's
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe, Co Mayo CBS circa late 1950's
Boys school photo
James Farragher is the third from the right in the back row. Not the guy with...
By Bernadette Feerick
On 05/08/2017
Rick Lewis, Artist
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Rick Lewis, Artist
Sculptor of the John King Memorial at Cornmarket, Ballinrobe
Well done Averil...a wonderful article about a great artist, the images added...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 05/08/2017