Podcast 22: The Scottish King I

Podcast 22: The Scottish King I

Todays Podcast tells of the short lived reign of Edward Bruce in Ireland which brought him into conflict with Edmond Butler, Earl of Carrick and Chief Butler of Ireland, who remained loyal to Edward II of England.  Edward Bruce was…

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Podcast 20; Feis (1906)

Podcast 20; Feis (1906)

Todays podcast describes the 3rd annual Feis in Tipperary Town in the early years of the Gaelic revival movement, music, dancing and competitions - best bootmaker anyone? https://soundcloud.com/tipperary-libraries/feis-1906

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Podcast 18; Dr Jeremiah Dowling

Podcast 18; Dr Jeremiah Dowling

Today's podcast looks at Victorian life in Tipperary through the eyes of Dr. Jeremiah Dowling, medical attendant to the Tipperary Town workhouse. Thanks to Denis Marnane for giving us his original recordings, we hope you will enjoy them. Listen to…

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An Australian In Tipperary; Podcast 16

An Australian in Tipperary; podcast 16

A late 19th century visit to Ireland by an Australian returning to his grandparents homeplace, meeting cousins, hearing stories of a famously outspoken cleric and the highlight of the visit? Attending a mission at Solohead, literally all the fun of a…

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Podcast 15; Shanbally Castle

Podcast 15; Shanbally Castle

The history and short life of the John Nash designed Shanbally castle, Clogheen, Tipperary. Built around 1810 for the Vicount Lismore it was demolished in 1960 when in state ownership. Listen to podcast here

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