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PAUD FLYNN, AGE 77, RUSH (Part 1)

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Description

This recording provides a detailed account of the Rush farming community, and its survival by vegetable growing for the Dublin markets, down through the decades. Paud Flynn discusses his ancestors and the gradual accumulation of acreage by the Flynn family. Other memories are recounted about transport, the introduction of glasshouses, the difficulties in paying rates during the hungry thirties, and the selling of sand.

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Description

This recording provides a detailed account of the Rush farming community, and its survival by vegetable growing for the Dublin markets, down through the decades. Paud Flynn discusses his ancestors and the gradual accumulation of acreage by the Flynn family. Other memories are recounted about transport, the introduction of glasshouses, the difficulties in paying rates during the hungry thirties, and the selling of sand.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Fingal (north Dublin), first series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

68.03 MB

Number of files:

1

Product ID:

CDDNN01-68

Subject:

Changes in farming practices

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe

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