Durcan O’Hara

Durcan O’Hara


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Recording No: 18

The Landed Gentry and the Gaelic Nobility in Ireland

Interviewee: Durcan O’Hara
Date of Birth: 1966
Interview Location: Annaghmore House, Co. Sligo
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: The Landed Gentry in Ireland Oral History Collection
Date Recorded: 09/8/2022
Recording Length: 52 mins

Keywords: O’Hara Landed Estates; Gaelic family; major landowners in Co. Sligo. Reformation; O’Hara Chiefs of Luighne; inheritance; family artifacts and portraits; original interiors; survival of a dynasty; life in a country house; Land Commission; assassination of Lord Mountbatten; Annaghmore stables

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Audio series:

The Landed Gentry in Ireland

Date Recorded



52 mins

Location of Recording

Annaghmore House, Co. Sligo

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