Newcastle & Local Area Photos April 2021

Newcastle & Local Area Photos April 2021

On the day the 5K travel restriction was lifted I took these photos in the Newcastle and surrounding areas. 12 April 2021. The second set of photos are from inside the Poly Tunnel in the Community Garden shows that even the plants are still doing well. The third set...
Remembering General Liam Lynch – who died on 10th April 1923

Remembering General Liam Lynch – who died on 10th April 1923

Liam Lynch, Born 9 November 1893 Barnagurraha, County Limerick. Died 10 April 1923 (aged 29) Clonmel Hospital, Clonmel, County Tipperary. General Liam Lynch, was one of the key figures in the War of Independence and the Civil War. This Audio clip below (22 minutes) is...
The Historic Graves project in Newcastle, Tipperary.

The Historic Graves project in Newcastle, Tipperary.

The Historic Graves project is a community focused grassroots heritage project. Local community groups, in our case here in Newcastle it was the BN&B CE Scheme are trained in low-cost high-tech field survey of historic graveyards and recording of their own oral...

National Heritage Week 2019

National Heritage Week celebrates all things heritage related. It brings together communities and cultural institutions, academics and enthusiasts, to build awareness about the value of heritage and support its conservation. Each year, during the last week of August,...
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