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
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Boats & Trawlers


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18 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1251 times

British & American Navy in Berehaven


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20 files, last one added on Nov 27, 2010
Album viewed 1656 times

Buildings


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39 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1419 times

Churches & Religious of Beara


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21 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2586 times

Early Transport


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28 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1311 times

Events of the Past


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41 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1336 times

GAA Teams


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15 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 928 times

Groups


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19 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2105 times

Historical Sites


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23 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 943 times

People


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40 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1208 times

Places on Beara


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29 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2010
Album viewed 1110 times

RIC agus An Garda Siochana


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10 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1854 times

Schools


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20 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2129 times

The Irish Lights


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13 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 833 times

14 albums on 1 page(s)

User galleriesThis category contains albums that belong to Coppermine users.
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533 files in 42 albums and 3 categories with 0 comments viewed 204,359 times

Random files
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Shell Hole Piper's Bight128 viewsShell hole on rocks west of Pipers Rocks Castletownbere Harbour entrance. Royal Navy target practice.
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Casey’s Hotel? Glengarriff189 views
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USS The Sullivans (DDG 68)245 viewsMoored in Berehaven, the ‘Sullivans’ on Saturday, 30th August 2003, visiting to witness the unveiling of a memorial to the five O'Sullivan brothers who were lost at sea whilst serving with the US in the 2nd World War at their great grandparents homeplace in Trafrask, Adrigole.
Photo courtesy ‘Marine Times’
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Ogham Stone. Kilcaskin315 viewsKilcaskin Church, Adrigole
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James Ryan, Butte MT6183 viewsThe sunlight kisses the ocean
The ocean kisses the beach
The flowers are kissed by the dew.
I see no reason why I should not
get one kiss from you.

James Ryan
Florence Hotel
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Puxley Mansion, Castletownbere222 viewsView from the front door of Puxley’s Mansion, Castletownbere. (Dunboy Castle Hotel) June 2010

Last additions
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291 viewstimmy lynch,jimmy moriarty and humphrey macguiness
millbrook bar 1982
May 08, 2011
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jimmy moriarty ,foildarrig 1982280 viewsMay 08, 2011
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299 viewspuxley manor 1982May 08, 2011
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Early Map of Castletown Berehaven360 viewsThis first OS map was published in 1841.
Jan 15, 2011
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Russians in Castletown Berehaven4595 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 fusiliers349 viewsjimmy moriaty holding wheelbarrow london 1940s or 50sDec 18, 2010

 

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