Podcast 23; The Scottish King II

Podcast 23; The Scottish King II

Part 2 of the Scottish King tells the story of Edward Bruce's army in Munster. From the Butler accounts we get a picture of military campaigning in the 14th Century as Edmund Butler raises an army in Tipperary to counteract…

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Romance Tipperary Style Podcast

Romance Tipperary Style Podcast

Podcast nine in our series is the story of the abduction of Miss Hurley, a farmer's daughter from near Dundrum in County Tipperary. She was taken from her home by a gang of whiteboys in January 1811. Listen here to…

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Kilfeakle Motte And Bailey Podcast

Kilfeakle motte and bailey podcast

In our eight podcast reading from Denis Marnane's Second hundred  we visit the motte & bailey at Kilfeakle, a lasting monument to the Norman advance into Tipperary and one of the earliest outposts of the De Burgos, who became one of Ireland's…

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Faction Fighting At Cappawhite Podcast

Faction Fighting at Cappawhite podcast

Our second podcast in the series. This one is taken from Denis G. Marnane's publication, The Second Hundred. A contemporary newspaper account of the ongoing problem of faction fighting in post-famine Tipperary. listen to podcast no.2 here   

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