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Mapping Cork Trade, Culture and Politics in Late Medieval and Early Modern Ireland - Online Exhibition 1/6: Introduction
Introduction Department of History, University College Cork
A soundscape of mid Roscommon
This video interwines music and imagery to produce a soundscape/landscape that evokes the feeling of mid Roscommon – we live ...
St. Patrick's Well, Rathvilly, Carlow
Rathvilly is a village steeped in history and heritage that spans many centuries. Rathvilly received its name from one of ...
Old Bawn bridge and waterfall ( The Blacker)
Met Eireann Station Data - Historical
Met Eireann currently maintains 25 synoptic weather stations. The purpose of this page is to present selected historical data from ...
Balrothery Weir, on the Dodder, part of Tallaght Waterways History.
Balrothery Weir is a Historical Engineering Work ( HEW) and a protected structure. It has a few names that reflect ...
The Coffin Road Murrin Hill
They once were dotted all along our landscapes. They connected far flung communities to their burial grounds. They crossed over ...
Dónal Mac Polin artwork donated to National Museum of Ireland – Country Life
The National Museum of Ireland – Country Life received a very generous donation of 18 boat prints recently from artist ...
iCAN Winter Evening Talk Series: Advice for Community Groups - Funding Applications
Talk details Bernadette Doherty, Galway County Community Archaeologist provides guidance on upcoming streams of funding available to communities throughout the country. Supplementary ...
Our Christmas Memorabilia: tell us about your treasured festive items
iCAN Forum Part 1 Gmail and Google Groups
iCAN Forum Part 2 Replying and posting from Gmail
iCAN Forum Part 3 Replying and posting from non Gmail accounts
Monasteroris, Edenderry: a place of Pilgrimage
My Memories of Easter Week in Dublin, 1916 by Robert William Hill Shaw
All images courtesy of Clinton P. Shaw A copy of the 1916 Proclamation given by Robert Hill Shaw to Eric Shaw ...
His Lordship Thomas P. Gilmartin D. D.
Archbishop of Tuam This Mayo Priest was a controversial Archbishop of Tuam during several turbulent years in Ireland. Thomas Patrick Gilmartin was ...
Ringforts were usually circular in shape; they were situated on high ground. Farmsteads were enclosed within a large circle. The ...
The coffin on the Black Bridge: A story from the River Brosna
Tomas Devery outlines the history of the River Brosna and how it shaped how people lived in Pollagh, County Offaly.
The Geashill Cauldron
The story of the Geashill Cauldron from its discovery in 1859, its disappearance during the War of Independence and its eventual deposit in the National Museum of Ireland in 1955.
Ballysheil, Dispensary Hill, Dr O'Sheil and his medicinal book
John Feehan talks about the famous book of the O'Sheils, held in the Royal Irish Academy.
Copyright & Related Rights in the Republic of Ireland
The hand line - if it's not broken, don't fix it
While working in the stores of the Irish Folklife collection recently, I came across a fishing hand line that was ...
1922 letter: a contemporaneous account of events from the time of the great explosion at the Four Courts.
This letter was written by my mother Eileen McCarthy (née Scott) to her own mother Rose Scott in Putney, London. ...
Fate of the First Dail
With thanks to Irish Newspaper Archives© 50 of the 69 members of the First Dail were photographed on one or both ...