Beara Peninsula Heritage PhotoSite

Castletownbere, Beara, West Cork, Ireland. Email:admin@bearanews.net ©2020
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 1521 times

British & American Navy in Berehaven


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20 files, last one added on Nov 27, 2010
Album viewed 1947 times

Buildings


puxley_mansion.jpg

39 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1725 times

Churches & Religious of Beara


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21 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2917 times

Early Transport


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28 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1593 times

Events of the Past


kilmacowen_evictions.jpg

41 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1636 times

GAA Teams


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15 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1201 times

Groups


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19 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2412 times

Historical Sites


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23 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1232 times

People


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40 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1540 times

Places on Beara


akista.jpg

29 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2010
Album viewed 1400 times

RIC agus An Garda Siochana


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10 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2119 times

Schools


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20 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2445 times

The Irish Lights


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13 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1084 times

14 albums on 1 page(s)

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533 files in 42 albums and 3 categories with 2,047 comments viewed 346,525 times

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Ex crew members of Irish Lights vessel "ISOLDA"340 viewsTwo ex crewmembers of the Irish Lights vessel "ISOLDA" L to R, Ted Harrington John Moran and Ted's wife Kathleen. Photo taken July 2006.
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Dursey Cablecar351 viewsIrelands only Cable Car was inaugurated in 1969 by the then Taoiseach (Prime Miniser) Jack Lynch. Joining Dursey Head to Dursey Island. It can carry 6 people or one cow!
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Church of the Sacred Heart388 viewsA Cork choir in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Castletownbere. Note the altar rails, now gone
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Harringtons. The Square, Castletown Berehaven352 viewsHarrington's Bakery Provision, Tea, Wine & Spirit Store. Now O'Donoghue's Bar
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Tim Harrington M.P340 viewsStatue of Tim Harrington, erected on the site of his homeplace
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USS Amabala. Fuelling Supply Tanker351 viewsStationed at Berehaven from 17th Sept 1918 to Dec 1st 1919 she was the fuel supply ship for the following Vessels stationed at Berehaven: - Nevada (Battleship No. 36, Oklahoma (Battleship No. 37), Utah (Battleship No. 31), Allen (Destroyer No. 66), Beale (Destroyer No. 40) Conyngham (Destroyer No. 58), (Stevens (Destroyer No. 86) and Terry (Destroyer No. 25)

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1727 viewstimmy lynch,jimmy moriarty and humphrey macguiness
millbrook bar 1982
May 08, 2011
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jimmy moriarty ,foildarrig 19821725 viewsMay 08, 2011
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636 viewspuxley manor 1982May 08, 2011
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Early Map of Castletown Berehaven691 viewsThis first OS map was published in 1841.
Jan 15, 2011
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Russians in Castletown Berehaven5019 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 fusiliers700 viewsjimmy moriaty holding wheelbarrow london 1940s or 50sDec 18, 2010

 

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