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Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Church
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Church
Plaques on the left hand side of the Church
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
County Mayo Peace Park and Garden of Remembrance
County Mayo Peace Park and Garden of Remembrance
Castlebar, Lough Lannagh Road,Mayo
Mary Stanton
Mary Stanton
Clookeen, Kilmeena, Westport, County Mayo
Michael Conway
Michael Conway
Loughloon, Westport, Co Mayo.
My father, a great blacksmith and stallion man
My father, a great blacksmith and stallion man
Growing up listening to the sound of hammer on anvil
Milking the goat in a thatched cottage
Milking the goat in a thatched cottage
Growing up in Termonfeckin, Co. Louth
Patrick Grehan Smyth
Patrick Grehan Smyth
Historical Novelist / Journalist
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History of The Irish Currach
History of The Irish Currach
By Niamh McDermott
Niamh, Great job. Kerry 4 seater Currachs are being raced in the states under...
By Michael Conners
On 20.02.2017
Killary Lodge, Co Mayo
Killary Lodge, Co Mayo
Derek , Is it all right to make a copy of the images you have? I an doing...
By Rusty Swenson
On 12.01.2017
Killary Lodge, Co Mayo
Killary Lodge, Co Mayo
Memoirs of the Houston Family
Hi, My wife is a descendant of John James Louden, a fairly famous...
By Rusty Swenson
On 12.01.2017
Samhain 2014: Creative Writing
Samhain 2014: Creative Writing
Images from the project Samhain 2014.
Well done Aoife...wonderful photos of the occasion....
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 09.01.2017
NOSTALGIA, MEMORY AND DEBRIS
NOSTALGIA, MEMORY AND DEBRIS
THE LANDSCAPE OF IRELAND'S OLD ABANDONED SCHOOL HOUSES
Fantastic project and legacy, thank you....
By Bernadette Mcgovern
On 19.12.2016
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
Thank you for putting this together. It was amazing to find my great great...
By Matalin Besasie
On 08.12.2016
Trail Stop 13
Trail Stop 13
Keel
Thanks for a lovely collection of stories about people and place. As I child I...
By CM
On 24.11.2016
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Private (2610), 1st Battalion, Irish Guards
Mary - I'm Marks cousin and the Patrick Kennedy in the story is my...
By Pat Schan
On 16.11.2016
Search for Moran Ancestors
Search for Moran Ancestors
Chris re your query....you could check out the Mayo Genealogy Group page on...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 14.10.2016
Delia Murphy
Delia Murphy
Legendary Ballad singer
The doorway of Mount Jennings was salvaged and is now the doorway at Newpark...
By Declan Barron
On 14.10.2016
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
Bartley and Bridget Ford are my 3rd Great Grandparents....
By Sandra Schmidt Day
On 26.09.2016
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Private (2610), 1st Battalion, Irish Guards
I am a 2nd cousin of Mark Kennedy and I would like you to pass on my email...
By Mary Kennedy Ballantyne
On 22.07.2016
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Old photo of Bridge St
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Old photo of Bridge St
Mr McCarthy was a member of the Custom  & Excise in both states. He...
By Eamonn Haverty
On 10.02.2017
PADDY (Paddy Donnellan) Ballinrobe Historian and so much more
From Historical Ballinrobe:
PADDY (Paddy Donnellan) Ballinrobe Historian and so much more
Remembered by many people.......... Extracted from The Bridge Magazine Christmas 1972
I remember as a child when we go to visit the crib around 6th of January to see...
By Ann Burke
On 09.02.2017
Louisburgh in County Mayo
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Louisburgh in County Mayo
Taken from An Coinneal 1963
Mr John T. Morahan taught me at Louisburgh Boys' National School up to...
By Gabe Hannon
On 06.02.2017
C B S 1955?
From Historical Ballinrobe:
C B S 1955?
Hello Jim, I know P J Walsh. He came to see me at the airport in New-York when...
By patrick hughes
On 03.02.2017
Avoca Tapestries
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Avoca Tapestries
Exhibition in County Buildings until end Feb 2017
Lovely article...impressive tapestries...well done...hope Exhibition has been...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 01.02.2017
Ballinrobe - The Farm, Bawn, Caheredmond, Saleen, Ballynakillew, Cloonark, Cappacurry, Cloonacastle, Balliniteeaun,  Lavally, Cavan, Knocknacroagha (Clover Hill), Rathnaguppaun.
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe - The Farm, Bawn, Caheredmond, Saleen, Ballynakillew, Cloonark, Cappacurry, Cloonacastle, Balliniteeaun, Lavally, Cavan, Knocknacroagha (Clover Hill), Rathnaguppaun.
The Lucan Evictions of 1847-'50 - extracted from The Bridge Magazine
Lovely to see the school I went to from 1962 to 1969. We were taught by Johnny...
By Cyril Walsh
On 26.01.2017
Old photo of Bridge St
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Old photo of Bridge St
Did the McCarthy family live here in early 1900? Editor's reply: Yes, a...
By Eamonn Haverty
On 26.01.2017
Ballinrobe during the 'Emergency'
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe during the 'Emergency'
Red Cross ladies late 1940s early 1950s
No.3 is Bride Moran sister of Mrs. Tess May who had a restaurant on Main...
By Barry O'Sullivan
On 24.01.2017
David Shaw Smith
From Historical Ballinrobe:
David Shaw Smith
Maker of the 'Hands' series
Copy of a letter I wrote to Sally Shaw-Smith after receing my box set of '...
By John (Seán) Linehan
On 24.01.2017
Louisburgh Battalion, I.R.A.
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Louisburgh Battalion, I.R.A.
1917 -Truce
Edward, This article was given to us by a family member of of P.J. Kelly and...
By Editor
On 23.01.2017
Louisburgh Battalion, I.R.A.
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Louisburgh Battalion, I.R.A.
1917 -Truce
Excellent. Is there additional information about the IRA Louisburgh history?...
By Edward Patrick Odonnell
On 23.01.2017
More people of the past
More people of the past
These pictures have been grouped together as we do not know when they were taken.
Edward, this picture is one of many grouped together under the name "More...
By Editor
On 23.01.2017