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Ireland's Oldest Credit Union
Ireland’s Oldest Credit Union Donore Credit Union, founded in 1958.
The oldest tree in Ireland
This ancient yew tree on the grounds of St Patrick’s College, Maynooth, known as the Silken Thomas tree, is thought ...
Clew Bay Drumlin's
Drumlins either oval or elongated hills are believed to have been formed by the streamlined movement of glacial ice sheets ...
Hill of Faughart
The Hill of Faughart doesn’t look like much. This 113 meter-high hill appears as just another green lump in the ...
Ballyriggin Wood, perched on a rocky outcrop eastward of Kilfinane town, is a familiar landmark in the local landscape. It ...
Lakes of Mayo
Safe from Zepellin bombs in London, died of Flu in Longford
My grandparents moved to London in 1901 where my grandfather was a barrister in the Middle Temple. During the First ...
Swallow - Owenniff River.
Walking along the river today this swallow caught my eye. Swooping overhead and calling out. The river in Oughterard creates ...
The medieval church of Portloman is located on the western banks of Lough Owel. The ruins that can still be ...
Milltown's cottage in Heritage Park
This traditional replica herd’s cottage is dedicated to the memory of Major Richard W. (Dick) Dowling of the Irish Davis ...
The Round Hill of Lismore.
This area known locally as the Round Hill of Lismore, hidden in the trees is the site of a motte ...
Stameen House (Boyne Valley Hotel) Gate Lodge
Stameen House (now the Boyne Valley Hotel and Country Club) gate lodge in Co. Louth is an L-plan, three bay, ...
Brendan Behan's Home
Brendan Behan’s Home
Roscommons Royal Castle
Images of Roscommon Castle
Cuckoo call, Co. Limerick
Recording of cuckoo on the evening of 25 May 2020, in Templeglantine, Co. Limerick
Bridges over the Royal Canal.
19th Century bridges over the Royal Canal in County Westmeath.
Waterford Post Boxes
Waterford city has at least 22 post boxes, many of them dating from the days when we were part of ...
The chimney of Youghal Brickworks
The old chimney of Youghal Brickworks is a familiar landmark for travellers along the N25 Youghal bypass. It is the ...
Arthur Guinness was born in Celbridge. He was born, lived and learnt to brew beer on the Main Street in Celbridge. The ...
The Hundred Acres
One of the most popular activities in Kildare Town is that of walking and everyday you meet people walking around ...
Built in 1785 by Matthew Fortescue for his new bride Marian McClintock. A square Georgian house of 2 storeys over a ...
Williamstown Martello Tower
Williamstown Martello Tower was built in the early 1800s and was originally on the coast, it later (c1835) became landlocked ...
Merrion Railway Station
Merrion Railway Station – opened January 1835 (1) as part of the Dublin to Kingstown Railway, and closed September 1935 ...
Image of the round tower at Kilmacduagh
Hi Paul, Thank you for your comment. According to an article in the Irish Press, November 1955, the air raid...
Just beautiful Many memories flood the mind when one reads your poem Well done
Noelene Beckett Crowe
Two Mile Bridge
This is a beautiful photo of the bridge Conor.
Two Mile Bridge
The Stone Bridge down river from Two Mile Bridge was built in 1819
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