Bertie Monds (Part 1)
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Bertie Monds (Part 1)


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Track 1: The origins of the Monds name in Sligo. The name appears in Bertie’s maternal and paternal families. Track 2: The burial of William Butler Yeats and Bertie’s involvement. His caretaking of the local church and an anecdote about Alfie Carroll. Track 3: Bertie’s work as a carter at the Mill in Milltown, and a description of the workplace. Track 4: Tarring the local roads for the first time, and carting the tar from the harbour in Sligo.Track 5: His experiences of the supernatural world are described.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Sligo Heritage Collection, First Series


160 kbps

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48 hours

File size(s):

8.86 MB, 15.06 MB, 16.16 MB, 15.68 MB, 12.61 MB

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Road Working

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore