Liam Hand

Liam Hand


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Recording No: 16

Kilcormac, Co. Offaly. “Capturing our Story” (Part 2)

Interviewee: Liam Hand
Date of Birth: 1943
Interview Location: Birr Street, Kilcormac, Co. Offaly
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: Heritage Collection 2022 (Part 2)
Date Recorded: 24/8/2023
Recording Length: 46 mins

Keywords: County Council worker 1970s and 1980s; recovered alcoholic; emigrant to England 1960s; religious aspects in rural Ireland; Catholic versus Protestant; Black and Tans in the Midlands; class distinction in Kilcormac.

Additional information

Audio series:

Heritage Collection 2022 (Part 2)

Date Recorded




Location of Recording

Birr Street, Kilcormac, Co. Offaly

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Kilcormac, Co. Offaly