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Historian Skills: Lecture 3
Inishkea Islands Monastic Sites
These islands are located west of the Co. Mayo coast; 5km from the Mullet Peninsula. Called Inis Gé that means ...
Kilcashel Stone Fort
Kilcashel is taken from the Anglicized version of the Irish Coill na Chaisil that meant ‘wood of the stone fort.’ ...
Dún na mBó Promontory Fort
Promontory Forts were a fortified coastal headland or sea – grit Promontory of land. The seaward sides were naturally defended ...
Historian Skills: Lecture 2
Getting Started with Genealogy
Abbey of Donegal
Bellagill Bridge, scene of the last known fatal duel in Ireland
Bellagill Bridge crosses over the River Suck straddling the border between the counties of Roscommon and Galway about 2 miles ...
St. John's Old Cemetery and Nobber Heritage Centre
St. John’s Old Cemetery lies in the heart of Nobber village, a strong and vibrant rural community in north Meath. ...
Plot at Church Street and Old Gaol Street, Roscommon Town
Introduction During the third Covid 19 lockdown, Roscommon County Council along with ‘Our Irish Heritage’ and ‘The National Museum of Ireland’ ...
Ballygill Bridge, scene of the last known fatal duel in Ireland
Ballygill Bridge runs over the River Suck straddling the border between the counties of Roscommon and Galway about 2 miles ...
HIistorian Skills: Lecture 1
Tim Severin's The Brendan Voyage
While cataloguing the Irish Folklife currach collection, I am always conscious that the boats I am working on are as ...
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 ...
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
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