John (Jack) Noonan (b. 1953)
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John (Jack) Noonan (b. 1953)


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Jack Noonan lives on the outskirts of Clane, where his family home was always known as an open house in earlier days. His mother was a unique storyteller with immense local knowledge. All of his ancestors on his father’s side worked as ploughmen on the Clongowes Estate. Jack relates an extraordinary story about Baltracey Cross and the occupant of the cottage there in the 19th century.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kildare county, first series


128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

43.84 MB

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A haunting experience

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe