Connie Murphy
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Connie Murphy


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Allihies situated at the tip of the Beara peninsula, County Cork, is an extraordinary place by any standard. Connie Murphy speaks with great authority about the Copper Mines of the 19th century, their great social importance and indeed their visual legacy to this remote headland. Commie also explores the abundance of rich archaeological sites to be found locally.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Cork county, first series


128 kbps

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48 hours

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47.75 MB

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Connie Murphy tells us about the Copper Mines in Allihies on the tip of the Beara Peninsula in West Cork

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe