SEAN BYRNE, AGE 87, MAIN STREET, BLANCHARDSTOWN VILLAGE (Part 2)
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SEAN BYRNE, AGE 87, MAIN STREET, BLANCHARDSTOWN VILLAGE (Part 2)

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The above photograph shows three generations of the Doyle family who were Sean Byrne’s mother’s family – her grandfather, father and brother are pictured. In this recording Sean talks about village pastimes such as card-playing, pitch and toss and attending performances of the travelling theatres. He recalled the local big estates, their owners and the rise of nationalism in the area after World War 1.

Additional information

Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Fingal (north Dublin), first series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

54.75 MB

Number of files:

1

Product ID:

CDDNN01-52

Subject:

Long Memories of Village life

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe