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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
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.
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Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
Thank You So Much for so many positive responses.  I would love to hear...
By Elizabeth Ford Paullin Terrell
On 04/04/2017
Barney Moran
Barney Moran
County Mayo
Hi Mary, thanks for posting this to Our Irish Heritage.  For your...
By Lorna Elms, Editor
On 08/03/2017
Old Irish Wedding Traditions
Old Irish Wedding Traditions
By Emma Flannery
Hi Emma, I am writing about this on my thesis. Many blogs talk about the blue...
By Katleen
On 06/03/2017
Peggy McIntyre
Peggy McIntyre
The Ferry Woman
Congratulations, Fintan,  on this lovely tribute to your great grandmother...
By Breege O'Brien
On 06/03/2017
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
The latest pages from across the network

Famine Roads - A True Story of Human Tragedy
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Famine Roads - A True Story of Human Tragedy
Rathdrum Historical Society Talk: Mon 8th May @ 8pm
Shillelagh (Union Road)
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Shillelagh (Union Road)
Featuring the Union Workhouse and Fever Hospital
Thomas & Bridget Gibbons (nee Walsh)
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Thomas & Bridget Gibbons (nee Walsh)
Possibly had a shop on Bridge Street, Ballinrobe
April Farm Stone Wall Workshops
From County Wicklow Heritage:
April Farm Stone Wall Workshops
1st April: McEvoys Quarry, Ballyknockan
Louisburgh Soldier Remembered 95 Years Later
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Louisburgh Soldier Remembered 95 Years Later
On Saturday 18th February 2017 a very fitting tribute was paid to a young Louisburgh native, Staff Captain Thomas Prendergast, an almost forgotten soldier from Ireland's Civil War.
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C B S 1955?
From Historical Ballinrobe:
C B S 1955?
Pleased your ok Patrick. I speak to PJ sometimes and Syl; they are not related....
By jim keogh
On 18/04/2017
School Children c 1938/39
From Historical Ballinrobe:
School Children c 1938/39
Convent of Mercy, Ballinrobe, County Mayo
My grandmothers name is Christina Burke; her married name is Moffat. Her...
By Dale Smith
On 18/04/2017
A Ballinrobe Historian
From Historical Ballinrobe:
A Ballinrobe Historian
Mr. Jim Keirans RIP
Remember Jim well. I was a "yank" at the CBS and did not have to take Irish! ...
By KEVIN O'MALLEY
On 07/04/2017
School Children c 1938/39
From Historical Ballinrobe:
School Children c 1938/39
Convent of Mercy, Ballinrobe, County Mayo
My mother and her two sisters lived at the Convent of Mercy. I'm not sure...
By Dale Smith
On 07/04/2017
School Children c 1938/39
From Historical Ballinrobe:
School Children c 1938/39
Convent of Mercy, Ballinrobe, County Mayo
Judy Groonell RIP was my aunty. ...
By anne groonell
On 31/03/2017
Billy Horan - 60 years with local papers and still thinking ahead
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Billy Horan - 60 years with local papers and still thinking ahead
Cróna Esler caught up with Billy.
He taught me at The CBS in the 70's. Always a very dignified and well read...
By KEVIN OMALLEY
On 31/03/2017
Some things Never Change!
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Some things Never Change!
Costello/McDermott celebrate 50 years in business in Ballinrobe
Worked for them in 1980 for 6 months. Treated very well. Expected hard work and...
By KEVIN OMALLEY
On 28/03/2017
The International Hotel, Bray
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The International Hotel, Bray
I had the pleasure of staying at the International many times during 1966 t0...
By Jeff Kennedy
On 27/03/2017
The Surplus People
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The Surplus People
The Fitzwilliam Estate Clearances - Coolattin 1847-1856
Thank you so much for the effort and time you all put in. I am researching...
By Stan Lomas
On 23/03/2017
Open Day at the Barravore Crusher Building, Glenmalure
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Open Day at the Barravore Crusher Building, Glenmalure
Sat. March 25th
You are quite correct Rose,  the Glenmalure Lodge is as great place to go...
By Deirdre Burns
On 23/03/2017
Open Day at the Barravore Crusher Building, Glenmalure
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Open Day at the Barravore Crusher Building, Glenmalure
Sat. March 25th
I see in your instructions that you say there are no cafes nearby - surely we...
By Rose Harney
On 23/03/2017
Louisburgh Battalion, I.R.A.
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Louisburgh Battalion, I.R.A.
1917 -Truce
Thank you. ...
By Edward Patrick Odonnell
On 17/03/2017