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JOHN JOYCE, GRAIGUENAMANAGH (Part II)

6.9915.00

Description

In this interview, John Joyce spoke about many of the highlights of the town’s history in a chronological look at the story of Graiguenamanagh, from the arrival of the monks in the 13th century and including its vicissitudes over the years. He mentioned the 1798 Rebellion, the Whiteboys, the Famine, local evictions, trades people in the town, abductions in the early 1800s, and the massive drop in the population after the Famine. All of this makes for fascinating listening.

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Description

In this interview, John Joyce spoke about many of the highlights of the town’s history in a chronological look at the story of Graiguenamanagh, from the arrival of the monks in the 13th century and including its vicissitudes over the years. He mentioned the 1798 Rebellion, the Whiteboys, the Famine, local evictions, trades people in the town, abductions in the early 1800s, and the massive drop in the population after the Famine. All of this makes for fascinating listening.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kilkenny, first series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

40.52 MB

Number of files:

1

Product ID:

CDKK01-07

Subject:

A historical look back at the town of Graiguenamanagh and its vicinity

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe

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