Nicholas and Rosemary MacGillycuddy

Nicholas and Rosemary MacGillycuddy


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Recording No: 14

The Landed Gentry and the Gaelic Nobility in Ireland

Interviewee: Nicholas and Rosemary MacGillycuddy
Date of Birth: 1935
Interview Location: Baltimore, Co. Cork
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: The Landed Gentry in Ireland Oral History Collection
Date Recorded: 04/01/2023
Recording Length: 1 hour 16 mins

Keywords: Flesk Castle, Killarney, Co. Kerry; childhood memories of life in castle; Georgian/Gothic style; heartbreak at WW2 death; Leaving Flesk Castle; domestic staff; architect William Hill; Aghadoe Heights house; abandoned castle; restoration programme; landholding 1760-1880

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Audio series:

The Landed Gentry in Ireland

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Location of Recording

Baltimore, Co. Cork

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