John Murphy

John Murphy


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Interviewee: John Murphy
Date of Birth: 1936
Interview Location: Farran Hill, Ovens, Co Cork
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: Heritage Collection 2023
Date Recorded: 12/06/2023
Recording Length: 70 mins

Keywords: Nineteenth-century Farran House and estate; Murphys carpenters on the estate for generations; Clarke family of Clarke’s Tobacco Company; Irish Land Commission; distribution of land on Farrran Esatate from 1936; Land Commission; Land Commission houses and acreage allotted on Farran estate

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Audio series:

Heritage Collection 2023

Date Recorded



70 mins

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Location of Recording

Farran Hill, Ovens, Co Cork