Martin White No. 2
7.0015.00 Select options

Martin White No. 2

7.0015.00

Clear
Want unlimited access to the Irish Life and Lore Oral History Archive? Subscribe by purchasing Gold Subscription, Silver Subscription or Bronze Subscription!

In this second recording with Martin White he recalled the great games, including the 1931 match against Cork at Croke Park where three games had to be played over three consecutive days, to decide the outcome. He also spoke about the manner in which news of the games played outside of the county travelled home – courier pigeons were used to convey the results of the matches. On a darker note Martin also recalled the dreadful Black and Tan campaign in Ireland which he remembered so well.

Additional information

Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kilkenny, second series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

45.25 MB

Number of files:

1

Product ID:

CDKK02-17

Subject:
Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe