Mabel Wallace, Age 85, Shinrone
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Mabel Wallace, Age 85, Shinrone


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Mabel Wallace was born into the Kenny family in Shinrone. As a child she was pampered by her governess and riding instructor. She married into the Wallace family of Ballincor. This recording deals with Mabel’s journey through life in the Church of Ireland tradition in the rural parish of Shinrone, and ends with a description of the Ormonde Hunt and the point to point races.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Offaly county, fourth series


128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

50.94 MB

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The landed gentry

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe