Michael Finucane (Part 1)
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Michael Finucane (Part 1)


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Track 1: Growing up in Moyvane in the 1920s and 30s, in a farming background, his ancestors and their occupations. He details one of his earliest memories, such as the landing of a light plane piloted by Lady Heath. She stayed in the area, taking people on flights. He recalls greyhound racing locally. Track 2: Memories of his schooldays. Track 3: The names of the members of the Shannon Rangers Gaelic Football team. Track 4: Selection for the Kerry Minor team in the 1940s and the training they did is also recalled. Track 5: His wife Peggy, who played camogie, is recalled. The lead-up to the All-Ireland Final in 1946

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kerry county, fifth series


160 kbps

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48 hours

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22.63 MB, 15.40 MB, 8.52 MB, 12.01 MB, 11.83 MB, 11.65 MB

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Moyvane in the 1920s, 30s and 40s

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe