George Rice (b. 1921)
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George Rice (b. 1921)


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Track 1: George describes the local landmarks in Dromtacker including Forge Cross, the Forge and Sinn Fein Hall, the farming community at Dromtacker prior to the building of the Technology Park. Track 2: The local townlands are recalled. Track 3: The three ringforts in the townland of Dromtacker are described, as are local placenames and their meaning. Track 4: The old golf links and Forge Cross, a meeting-place. Track 5: A discussion on the Big River, its tributaries and its estuary. Track 6: Local thatched houses and the fire at the family thatched farmhouse in the 1920s. Track 7: The Daly and Sheehy families who farmed the land at Dromtacker in years gone by.

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Audio series:

Kerry county, fifth series


160 kbps

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48 hours

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11.63 MB, 6.91 MB, 12.48 MB, 8.68 MB, 11.79 MB

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Dromtacker and its vicinity

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe