Beara Peninsula Heritage PhotoSite

Beara Historical Society. Bank Place, Castletownbere, Beara, West Cork, Ireland. Email: info@bhs.ie ©2016
Category Albums Files
Days of Yore
14 336
Boats & Trawlers


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18 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1226 times

British & American Navy in Berehaven


dnought.jpg

20 files, last one added on Nov 27, 2010
Album viewed 1631 times

Buildings


puxley_mansion.jpg

39 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1393 times

Churches & Religious of Beara


kilcatherine.jpg

21 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2559 times

Early Transport


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28 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1282 times

Events of the Past


kilmacowen_evictions.jpg

41 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1310 times

GAA Teams


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15 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 907 times

Groups


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19 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2078 times

Historical Sites


ogham_stone.jpg

23 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 925 times

People


weaver_kenmare.jpg

40 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1181 times

Places on Beara


akista.jpg

29 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2010
Album viewed 1083 times

RIC agus An Garda Siochana


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10 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1833 times

Schools


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20 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2106 times

The Irish Lights


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13 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 818 times

14 albums on 1 page(s)

User galleriesThis category contains albums that belong to Coppermine users.
28 197
533 files in 42 albums and 3 categories with 0 comments viewed 198,697 times

Random files
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Atlantic Telegraph Fleet at Berehaven268 viewsIllustrated London News. 28th July 1866
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Pupils at Castletownbere Vocational School 1968313 viewsBack Row L to R. Michael Crowley, Anthony Power (Rossmacowen), John Harrington, John O’Regan, Sean O’Neill, John Twomey, Gerald Power, Owen O’Neill, Pat Murphy, ?, Kelly, ?.
Middle row L to R. Sean O’Brien, Brian Leahy, Colm Harrington, David (Batt) O’Sullivan, Donal Holland, Kelly, Patrick Harrington, Sean (Causkey) Harrington, ?, J.B Crowley, Pat Murphy.
Front L to R. Michael Harrington (Allihies), Michael M O’Neill (Eyeries), Jimmy Murphy, Gerry Murphy, Martin O’Donovan and ?
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The Leahy's159 viewsThe well known Leahy brothers.
Batt and Pat of Allihies.
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Johnny Sheehan163 viewsJohnny Sheehan, Filane during a mine sweeping operation. He is 2nd to left with head bowed
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Eugene O'Sullivan182 viewsSeen here with Puxley's Mansion in the background. Eugene lived for many years on Puxley's Yacht at Dunboy
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Drift Nets and Fish403 viewsDrift nets and boat load of fish at the old pier Castletownbere in 1939

Last additions
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276 viewstimmy lynch,jimmy moriarty and humphrey macguiness
millbrook bar 1982
May 08, 2011
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jimmy moriarty ,foildarrig 1982265 viewsMay 08, 2011
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283 viewspuxley manor 1982May 08, 2011
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Early Map of Castletown Berehaven345 viewsThis first OS map was published in 1841.
Jan 15, 2011
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Russians in Castletown Berehaven4584 viewsSoviet Fishing Fleet with attendant Factory Ships moored in Berehaven Harbour. This fleet used to arrive annually and stayed in Beara for around 3 months. The total personal aboard these ships and attendant vessels, including their wives and children, exceeded the whole population of Beara.
Jan 15, 2011
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mcalpines fusiliers335 viewsjimmy moriaty holding wheelbarrow london 1940s or 50sDec 18, 2010

 

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