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Was Jim Danny a blacksmith?

Jim Lane talks about Jim Danny (Ryan), of Boherard, and his skill in ironworking.

“It’s riveted because if you go back to those years John.

 

RC Church

"Where dwellest thou rabbi – here I am”, these words are inscribed on the grave of Canon Sheehan of Doneraile who died on Rosary Sunday Oct  5th 1913 thus bringing to a close  the mortal life of a literary colossus, an intellectual, a caring pastor and a true nationalist
 

Massrock of Lisadisson

Vonnie Fallon tells us of local traditions relating to Penal times and the Mass Rock of Lissadisson.

 

The History of Templeavalley

Vonnie Fallon reads the history of Templeavalley from her recent book on the history of Tang.

 

The History of Ardnacrany

Voniie Fallons reads the history of Ardncraney from the Annals of Westmeath.

 

The History of Noughaval Graveyard

Vonnie Fallon reads the history of Noughaval from her recently published book on the history of Tang.

 

The Dillon grave memorial in Ardnacrany North

Seamus McCormack tells us of the history of the Dillon family.

 

The Millstone at The Three Jolly Pigeons

Seamus McCormack tells us of the millstone at the door of The Three Jolly Pigeons.

 

Goldsmith & Emigraton

Seamus McCormack quotes Goldsmith on the emigrants plight.

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