Tim Griffin and Donal O’Connor
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Tim Griffin and Donal O’Connor


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Track 1: Tim explains how his people came into the area. Donal explains and traces his family’s background. Track 2: Donal describes the Famine in the Tarbert area. Track 3: Tim describes the local landlords. Track 4: Donal and Tom talk about farming in the 19th and 20th centuries. Track 5: Donal discusses rural reclamation and the disappearing hedgerows. Track 6: Tim and Donal detail the thatching techniques. Donal recites a poem on farming

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kerry county, fifth series


160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

10.25 MB, 7.68 MB, 8.12 MB, 13.14 MB, 10.29 MB, 17.29 MB, 7.85 MB

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Farming Traditions

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe