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Irene Walsh (née Stack) (b. 1924)

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Track 1: Irene Walsh’s paternal family, the Stacks, were estate managers at Castlehyde since her great grandfather’s time, and she recalls her memories of earlier times. Track 2: Irene Walsh discusses the leasing of Deerpark from the Beechers by her grandfather, the house in which she lives today. She also recalls her mother who worked for Anthony Carroll Solicitors in Fermoy. Track 3: The billeting of Castlehyde by the Army during World War II is discussed. Track 4: Irene Walsh’s father bred horses for the British Military and these times are recalled to memory. Track 5: The Irish Countrywomen’s Association and sports in the area and her mother’s prowess at golf and other pursuits are recalled. Track 6: Irene Walsh gives detail about her paternal and maternal families, and the farm management in their times.

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Description

Track 1: Irene Walsh’s paternal family, the Stacks, were estate managers at Castlehyde since her great grandfather’s time, and she recalls her memories of earlier times. Track 2: Irene Walsh discusses the leasing of Deerpark from the Beechers by her grandfather, the house in which she lives today. She also recalls her mother who worked for Anthony Carroll Solicitors in Fermoy. Track 3: The billeting of Castlehyde by the Army during World War II is discussed. Track 4: Irene Walsh’s father bred horses for the British Military and these times are recalled to memory. Track 5: The Irish Countrywomen’s Association and sports in the area and her mother’s prowess at golf and other pursuits are recalled. Track 6: Irene Walsh gives detail about her paternal and maternal families, and the farm management in their times.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Great Houses of Cork and Kerry, first series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

3.88 MB, 7.47 MB, 985.38 kb, 6.97 MB, 6.56 MB, 11.07 MB, 7.72 MB, 7.76 MB, 6.17 MB

Number of files:

6

Product ID:

CDGH01-46

Subject:

Castlehyde, Fermoy, Co Cork Part 1

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