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Memories of great solidarity
Memories of great solidarity
Sharing out the slaughtered pig with neighbours
Fair day in Mullagh, County Cavan
Fair day in Mullagh, County Cavan
Buying and selling from one end of the village to the other
Digging for Gold in Laois.
Digging for Gold in Laois.
When the local lads dug in the Lough Field they found an unexpected treasure.
Richard Burke of Turlough
Richard Burke of Turlough
Lord of Mac William Íochtair
Mothers Of Modern Ireland
Mothers Of Modern Ireland
a people's history
A nostalgia filled visit
A nostalgia filled visit
Taking part in a "High Nelly" rally
Spire of Loyd Open!
Spire of Loyd Open!
27/6 and 28/6, 12-4pm
Headfort Demesne: A Summer's Walk
Headfort Demesne: A Summer's Walk
27/6/2015, 9:30-11:30am
Circle the Monastic Walls of Kells - Full Moon Walk
Circle the Monastic Walls of Kells - Full Moon Walk
Thursday 2nd July, 2015 9:30 p.m.
The Flight of the Dishes
The Flight of the Dishes
Dunguaire, Kinvara. Co. Galway
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Athenry. An tOllamh Mairéad Ní Éimhigh-Professor Margaret Heavey
Athenry. An tOllamh Mairéad Ní Éimhigh-Professor Margaret Heavey
I believe that Margaret Heavey was my grandfather's niece. We live in...
By mary Gilson
On 02/07/2015
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
A Trip Down Memory Lane
I really enjoyed this article. Thank you very much....
By Mark Gorman
On 28/04/2015
Sister Lily Mc Nicholas
Sister Lily Mc Nicholas
O.B.E.
Thank you for bringing this wonderful woman to my attention! I had not come...
By Linda
On 15/04/2015
Walking the Prom, Salthill, 1950s
Walking the Prom, Salthill, 1950s
Note the 2/3 houses on right of picture . They backed onto a rocky beach and...
By MN HAVS
On 04/03/2015
Patrick Canavan
Patrick Canavan
Private (25044), 15th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers
I am not a relation of his but while visiting the area I stood beside his grave...
By gerry canavan
On 27/02/2015
Patrick McGing
Patrick McGing
His Time in England
Thank you for a great story.  ...
By John Mcging
On 27/02/2015
Johnny Cummins
Johnny Cummins
Paddy Burke's Right Hand man
Paddy Burke was indeed ahead of his time, a lovely warm human being who gave...
By Pete Lyons
On 23/02/2015
An Seanbhóthar
An Seanbhóthar
The Old Road
Maith thú Gerry, tá se seo an-suimiúil....
By Maggi Rua
On 23/02/2015
A Typical Night in the Hangar, Salthill, 1953
A Typical Night in the Hangar, Salthill, 1953
Certainly looks like Tom Browne - later a councillor /mayor ?...
By MN HAVS
On 23/02/2015
Walking the Prom, Salthill, 1950s
Walking the Prom, Salthill, 1950s
Could this be a chap that later worked in Seapoint - possible first name Joe ?...
By MN HAVS
On 23/02/2015
Rogues Gallery
Rogues Gallery
In conjunction with 'Preserving The Peace: 200 years of Policing on the Island of Ireland, 1814 - 2014
As dodgy a Roscommon outlaw as ever I saw!...
By Brendan McGowan
On 27/01/2015
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
A Trip Down Memory Lane
What a wonderful article. I would like to add a note about the tea chests being...
By sandra Kilduff
On 27/01/2015
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Corries To Coast
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Corries To Coast
View The Photographs Submitted To Our Geology Competition
Farming in Wicklow 1750-1850
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Farming in Wicklow 1750-1850
The Courthouse Art Centre Tinahely - Thurs 27th Aug 2015
New this week - Ballinrobe Heritage Walk
From Historical Ballinrobe:
New this week - Ballinrobe Heritage Walk
Heritage Week - Wednesday 26th August, 2015
World War 1 - stories from home
From Historical Ballinrobe:
World War 1 - stories from home
BBC's World War One at Home project - Stories of what was happening in Mayo at the time, rather than stories from the frontlines or individual soldiers who went off to fight.
Search for William Archer's sampling locations
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Search for William Archer's sampling locations
Featherbed mountain, Old Gable (1862) in Wicklow?
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Biggins Family
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Biggins Family
Ballinrobe Branch
My Biggins family moved to Bury Lancashire about 1855 and worked as builders....
By Deb Selner(nee Biggins)
On 01/09/2015
Ballinrobe's Pop Museum
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe's Pop Museum
In Vacant Shop Windows around Ballinrobe
Congrats Averil.  Have been very impressed with these Information displays...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 22/08/2015
Clapper Bridge and the Colony
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
Clapper Bridge and the Colony
With Aerial Photography by Jack Dolan
Thanks, If any of your patrons know of a local historical site that might...
By Jack Dolan
On 19/08/2015
Stone Houses, Main Street, Ballinrobe, Co Mayo
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Stone Houses, Main Street, Ballinrobe, Co Mayo
Armstrong's built in 1851
Charles Allen Armstrong was my great grandfather. Reply: Thank you and would...
By Charles Bernard Armstrong
On 13/08/2015
David Shaw Smith
From Historical Ballinrobe:
David Shaw Smith
Maker of the 'Hands' series
I have enjoyed the series and have the fortune to live near Davids daughter...
By Michael Byro
On 13/08/2015
The Toner (Tonra) Family
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
The Toner (Tonra) Family
Cahir, Louisburgh
Jackie, if you've forgotten your password then click on "No Password" and...
By Editor
On 08/08/2015
The Toner (Tonra) Family
From Louisburgh-Killeen Heritage:
The Toner (Tonra) Family
Cahir, Louisburgh
I have more photos to put up but cannot sign in! Can anyone help?...
By Jackie Hallam
On 08/08/2015
Ballinrobe Holy Communion 1949/50
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe Holy Communion 1949/50
Names added to photo kindly donated by Kevin McDarby by Hugh McTigue
LOVE  ...
By margaret power
On 21/07/2015
Ballinrobe man Edward Jennings VC
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe man Edward Jennings VC
Born in Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo
For what its worth, my mothe,r one of the Joyces from Kilbride told me that...
By John Murphy
On 10/07/2015
Searching for members of the Murphy/Sammon Family
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Searching for members of the Murphy/Sammon Family
The Murphy Journal 1796-2010
Hi, its a smaller world than I think I am a first cousin of Liz Mc caughey; my...
By John Murphy
On 10/07/2015
My Irish Family
From County Wicklow Heritage:
My Irish Family
In the U.S.
Dear Greg,Welcome to Our Wicklow Heritage!  I will check the County Wicklow...
By Catherine Wright
On 07/07/2015
Turf cutting around Kilmaine and Ballinrobe
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Turf cutting around Kilmaine and Ballinrobe
Sketches of turf cutters O, P and Q are missing....
By Dan Murphy
On 26/06/2015