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MARTIN HOULIHAN, AGE 69, CARRNAN, CAHIRSIVEEN

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The Houlihans of Coomaspere were one of the last families in the townland to farm the land there. This recording made with Martin Houlihan provided great information on the locality. The local people, their names and nicknames, the places where they came from and their houses which are now closed up, were described to me in great detail. In this recording Martin also spoke in the vernacular, and his ability to work his many sheepdogs, was spectacular to watch.

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Description

The Houlihans of Coomaspere were one of the last families in the townland to farm the land there. This recording made with Martin Houlihan provided great information on the locality. The local people, their names and nicknames, the places where they came from and their houses which are now closed up, were described to me in great detail. In this recording Martin also spoke in the vernacular, and his ability to work his many sheepdogs, was spectacular to watch.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kerry county, fourth series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

42.96 MB

Number of files:

1

Product ID:

CDKY04-48

Subject:

Growing up in Coomaspere

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe

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