Hugh Sherrard (Part 2)
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Hugh Sherrard (Part 2)


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Track 1: A discussion on the titles of Hugh Sherrard’s ancestors. The agricultural machinery on the Maryborough Estate. Track 2: The Cork Show, held at the site of Warner’s Butter Factory. This was also the location for the Sherrard’s successful business. Track 3: The original owners of Maryborough. The ircumstances surrounding the purchase of the property by his family. Track 4: The many changes on the estate throughout the years. The tasks undertaken by the servants in the house in former days. Track 5: His great-grandfather settled in the Rectory in Castlelyons. His grandfather’s days growing up and going to sea. Anecdotal stories of his time at sea and his gradual promotion. Track 6: Reasons why Maryborough Estate was sold. A discussion on Ford’s factory in Cork, and anecdotal stories about the factory workers.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Great Houses of Ireland, second series


160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

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8.09 MB, 10.87 MB, 6.43 MB, 14.20 MB, 14.16 MB, 15.99 MB

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Maryborough House, Cork

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore