Robert Wilson Wright
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Robert Wilson Wright


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Recording No: 219

Theme: Irish Country House

Interviewee: Robert Wilson Wright
Date of Birth: 1956
Interview location: Coolcarrigan, Co. Kildare
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: 1922-2022: A Century of Change (part 2)
Date Recorded: 01/09/2020
Recording Length: 55:35

Keywords: Wilson Wright family history; Coolcarrigan; Estate maps; Bord na Mona; Local placenames; Bogland reclamation; The Establishment; British Army Cavalry Regiment; Carbury Mushrooms; Helena Wilson memoirs; Blosse Lynch family, Ballinrobe; Arial map of Coolcarrigan Estate; Renewable energy; Turbary Rights; Life on perimeter of bogland

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

1922-2022 A Century of Change (part 2)

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Product ID:

CoC-219-Wilson Wright


Irish Country House

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe

Date Recorded


Location of Recording

Coolcarrigan, Co. Kildare