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Sir Cosmo Haskard (b. 1916)

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Description

Track 1: Sir Cosmo Haskard describes the original meeting of his parents at the home of the Harold Barry family while his father, an army officer, was stationed at Buttevant. Track 2: The sale of Ardnagashel is recalled. Track 3: Sir Cosmo Haskard’s present home at Tragariff, built by his father in the 1930s is discussed. Track 4: Celebrations which took place when the building was completed are recalled, as are some of the builders who worked on the property. Track 5: The unease, uncertainty and tension experienced by the Protestant families during the Troubles of the 1920s are discussed by Sir Cosmo Haskard.

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Description

Track 1: Sir Cosmo Haskard describes the original meeting of his parents at the home of the Harold Barry family while his father, an army officer, was stationed at Buttevant. Track 2: The sale of Ardnagashel is recalled. Track 3: Sir Cosmo Haskard’s present home at Tragariff, built by his father in the 1930s is discussed. Track 4: Celebrations which took place when the building was completed are recalled, as are some of the builders who worked on the property. Track 5: The unease, uncertainty and tension experienced by the Protestant families during the Troubles of the 1920s are discussed by Sir Cosmo Haskard.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Great Houses of Cork and Kerry, first series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

10.06 MB, 216.13 kb, 5.14 MB, 13.31 MB, 5.96 MB

Number of files:

14

Product ID:

CDGH01-36

Subject:

Ardnagashel, Glengarriff, Co Cork, Part 2

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