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Changes in Sewing
Changes in Sewing
Throughout the Eras, 1943 - 2015
The Launch of the ARTefacts Exhibition
The Launch of the ARTefacts Exhibition
National Museum of Ireland - Country Life
Thatched roofing
Thatched roofing
By Tamie Cannon
Weddings 100 years ago
Weddings 100 years ago
By Lauren Hastings
ARTefacts - an exhibition of student work
ARTefacts - an exhibition of student work
St Joseph's Secondary School, Convent of Mercy, Castlebar
Old Irish Wedding Traditions
Old Irish Wedding Traditions
By Emma Flannery
History of The Irish Currach
History of The Irish Currach
By Niamh McDermott
Shops Long Ago
Shops Long Ago
By Aoife Conway
Weddings
Weddings
By Una Togher
The Irish Bicycle
The Irish Bicycle
By Sinéad Horkan
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Captain William Houstoun
Captain William Houstoun
Probably the Largest Farm in Ireland
I wrote the article and I am very interested in that period and I am very...
By Sean Cadden
On 23/05/2016
Captain William Houstoun
Captain William Houstoun
Probably the Largest Farm in Ireland
My great-grandfather, Hugh MacDonell, a native of Invernessshire was the head...
By Derek Cassidy
On 17/05/2016
Athenry Dominican Priory
Athenry Dominican Priory
I was curious as to what the big urn-like feature was in the middle of the...
By C Casino
On 17/05/2016
Patrick Canavan
Patrick Canavan
Private (25044), 15th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers
I am Jerry Canavan grandson of Patrick Canavan, and son of his son, Thomas...
By Jerry Canavan (Thomas)
On 09/05/2016
Thatching on the Move - Paddy's Rambling House
Thatching on the Move - Paddy's Rambling House
This year as every year, at the Paddy's Day Parades in Kilmaine, Shrule and Ballinrobe
Paddy is a wonderful person - and Dennis Wright is an awesome and true friend-...
By Marlene Reyes Mason
On 03/05/2016
Bealtaine: Mary or Baal
Bealtaine: Mary or Baal
A Bealtaine Custom
i loved the article Joe. Even better was the last comment from a Mary McMorrow...
By Geraldine Early Bencivengo
On 03/05/2016
Bealtaine: Mary or Baal
Bealtaine: Mary or Baal
A Bealtaine Custom
My memory of May was also the May Altar. We used to gather flowers and have a...
By Sheelagh Hanly
On 03/05/2016
Traditional May Day Customs in Ireland
Traditional May Day Customs in Ireland
By Clodagh Doyle, Curator Irish Folklife Division
This site has been invaluable for me. I have written three books for The...
By Madeline McCully
On 21/04/2016
Athenry. An tOllamh Mairéad Ní Éimhigh-Professor Margaret Heavey
Athenry. An tOllamh Mairéad Ní Éimhigh-Professor Margaret Heavey
I arrived home for Christmas in December 89, to be informed by my...
By David Walls
On 06/04/2016
Wicklow Gaol Prisoners and Transportation.
Wicklow Gaol Prisoners and Transportation.
How prisoners lived after transportation.
Hi Tracey Brian O'Neill was my Great Great Grandfather. My Aunty is a keen...
By suzanne
On 06/04/2016
Give your Voice Wings
Give your Voice Wings
Visit the flock of origami birds in the museum café, National Museum of Ireland - Country Life
Well done to Bryan..wonderful to have so many nationalities involved in Project...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 06/04/2016
Bridget Quinn
Bridget Quinn
Nurse & Heroine
Hi, my Dad (Bridget Quinn's youngest brother) says Bridget was never known...
By Shirley Quinn
On 22/03/2016
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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.
Back row L to R: Austin (Ned) O'Malley, (Furmoyle), Johnny Fergus (Cahir)....
By M. O'Grady
On 15/05/2016
Corries To Coast
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Corries To Coast
View The Photographs Submitted To Our Geology Competition
Corries to Coast, great photo's. Really enjoyed them Charlie....
By Charles Shanks
On 10/05/2016
Then and Now Part II
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Then and Now Part II
Picture-Perfect Wicklow
Great before after photos. :)...
By Strum Strummer
On 30/04/2016
Avoca Mines
Avoca Mines
Barry McKeon Collection of Images
This looks like the chimney stack for the Cornish pumping engine at Twin Shafts...
By Martin Critchley
On 18/04/2016
9. Wicklow Case Study: The Shorts of Killoughter, County Wicklow
From County Wicklow Heritage:
9. Wicklow Case Study: The Shorts of Killoughter, County Wicklow
Using the Records
Dear  Catherine, I am now getting a chance to again read your research...
By Emily Dunne nee Shortt
On 17/04/2016
Peter Hallinan & Nancy Kerrigan
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Peter Hallinan & Nancy Kerrigan
Married February 7, 1864
Hello Jim, There is a feature that allows you to search by name and place. In...
By Chuck
On 15/04/2016
The International Hotel, Bray
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The International Hotel, Bray
Paul, thanks for your comments. This article has certainly sparked many...
By Editor
On 13/04/2016
The International Hotel, Bray
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The International Hotel, Bray
I have some very fond memories of that beautiful International Hotel, I enjoyed...
By Paul Johnston
On 13/04/2016
Recording of the Graveyards in Kilgeever Parish
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Recording of the Graveyards in Kilgeever Parish
Moving forward with the times.
Adrienne, Click on the link shown at the end of the article above and you can...
By Editor
On 12/04/2016
Recording of the Graveyards in Kilgeever Parish
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Recording of the Graveyards in Kilgeever Parish
Moving forward with the times.
Looking to locate a Matthew Murray ...
By Adrienne
On 12/04/2016
Lardner Family, Ballinrobe
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Lardner Family, Ballinrobe
Stone Masons
My wife, Kerri Lardner, and I visited Ballinrobe in Sep 2014. It was the best...
By Thomas A Lardner
On 12/04/2016
Holy Wells of Co.Wicklow
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Holy Wells of Co.Wicklow
Seeking Additional Information
The talk in Ashford this evening was magic. Thank you to Rosaleen and Geraldine...
By mary hargaden
On 08/04/2016