Fr Peter Coyle, SPS
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Fr Peter Coyle, SPS


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Track 1: Growing up in Carraigmore, Co Tyrone, in the 1930s and 1940s. His education, joining the Kiltegan Fathers in 1949. Track 2: First appointment to Nigeria in 1957. Assignment to Urua Injang. He discusses working on the staff of a teachers’ training college, the opening of schools and being transferred to other colleges. Track 3: Competition between missionary orders in the Calabar Diocese. Moving to Nakaru in Kenya in 1965. A new mission, building schools and churches in many locations over the years and returning in 1990.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

IMU Missionary Stories Project


160 kbps

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48 hours

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17.60 MB, 19.74 MB, 7.67 MB, 21.87 MB

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A Missionary in Nigeria and Kenya for 33 years

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore