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EAMON SCANLON AND BILLY McKENNA

7.0015.00

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Two retired hill farmers speak about their way of life, and recall stories about the Black and Tans, and folk tales of their native place. The townland of Knocknabrack, Lyrecrompane, is steeped in lore and tradition and Billy McKenna recalled many humorous events.

Keywords: vernacular architecture, buildings, Lyreacrompane, Knocknabrack Townland, east Kerry, War of Independence, Civil War, Black and Tans, Hill farming, Bord na Mona, foklore, faeries

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Description

Two retired hill farmers speak about their way of life, and recall stories about the Black and Tans, and folk tales of their native place. The townland of Knocknabrack, Lyrecrompane, is steeped in lore and tradition and Billy McKenna recalled many humorous events.

Keywords: vernacular architecture, buildings, Lyreacrompane, Knocknabrack Townland, east Kerry, War of Independence, Civil War, Black and Tans, Hill farming, Bord na Mona, foklore, faeries

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kerry county, third series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

41.57 MB

Number of files:

1

Product ID:

CDKY03-33

Subject:

The folk tales and memories of Lyracrompane

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe

Length:

1:31:00

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