Tom Denny (b. 1956) (Part 2)
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Tom Denny (b. 1956) (Part 2)


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Track 1: At Giles Auctioneers and Estate Agents office, Tralee, Tom Denny discusses the land owned by the Dennys in Tralee, with comments by Russell McMorran, local historian. Track 2: The popularity of the Denny family down through the centuries, and their support by the British monarchs. Track 3: The lands the Dennys were granted by Queen Elizabeth I. The establishment of boundaries, and the rights attached. Track 4: The ladies who married into the Denny family. Track 5: Politics in the Denny family. Track 6: The management of the Denny Estate. The rent-collectors and the value of rents. A yearly subscription to the Catholic schools. Track 7: The duel fought by his ancestor in the grounds of Collis Sandes House. The rivers that flow through the town of Tralee. New buildings and improvements. Rev. Henry Denny, who lived in Blennerville, and at Churchill House is remembered.

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Great Houses of Ireland, second series


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48 hours

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9.24 MB, 3.50 MB, 7.57 MB, 8.78 MB, 6.29 MB, 20.36 MB, 17.04 MB

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The Denny Estates, Tralee, Co. Kerry

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore