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5 edition of history of County Galway found in the catalog.

history of County Galway

by Peadar O"Dowd

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Published by Gill & Macmillan in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Galway (Ireland : County)
    • Subjects:
    • Galway (Ireland : County) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-148) and index.

      StatementPeadar O"Dowd.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.G18 O357 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination169 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3353853M
      ISBN 100717136876
      LC Control Number2004380951
      OCLC/WorldCa56653908

      Inland in this eastern part of the county are the following: Gort (1,), in the southwest corner; northeast of this is Loughrea (3,), a prosperous town in the midst of a fertile district; further north, on the road from Dublin to Galway, is the ancient town of Athenry (1,), with its fine castle and abbey ruins; still more ancient is. Published in Book Reviews, Issue 6 (November/December ), Reviews, Volume Reviewed by Conor McNamara The Scholar in Residence at NUI Galway. Galway is a peculiar place—both an urban and a rural county, a congested district and a Gaeltacht region, idealised (and frequently misunderstood) by generations of artists.

      Clan History. Lynch Clan History “There were at least three unrelated families of this name in Gaelic Ireland, located in what is now County Clare, Cork, Louth and south-east Ulster. All are unrelated. The most famous Irish Lynch family were one of the Tribes of Galway, and of Anglo-Norman origin. Are you tracing your Galway roots? ‘s Galway Genealogy subsite offers free access to thousands of records compiled by Dr. Jane Lyons.. Quick Link Resources. Irish Roman Catholic Parish Records: Summer (With Images); Latin Names in English– important because first names are given in Latin in some Roman Catholic Parish Registers and you need to know what the English name.

      Connemara is as much a coastal phenomenon as a National Park – even though it possesses one of those, a drive, and within a few hours you’ll be winging your way from Maam Cross to the harbor town of Clifden; or from the Gaeltacht village of Spiddal and the coral beach at Carraroe to a creamy bowl of chowder in Roundstone, an old harbor village on the windswept Ballyconneely Peninsula.   The book features a high detailed year-by-year account of ploughing matches held in Galway since the county first affiliated with the NPA in the early s. It is a carefully researched, richly illustrated treasury of agricultural and social history, loving curated by a man who has spent much of his life following the men and women who follow.


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