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


lady_elsie3.jpg

18 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1438 times

British & American Navy in Berehaven


dnought.jpg

20 files, last one added on Nov 27, 2010
Album viewed 1861 times

Buildings


puxley_mansion.jpg

39 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1648 times

Churches & Religious of Beara


kilcatherine.jpg

21 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2829 times

Early Transport


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28 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1514 times

Events of the Past


kilmacowen_evictions.jpg

41 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1543 times

GAA Teams


sam_1973.jpg

15 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1124 times

Groups


s24.jpg

19 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2321 times

Historical Sites


ogham_stone.jpg

23 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1153 times

People


weaver_kenmare.jpg

40 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1436 times

Places on Beara


akista.jpg

29 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2010
Album viewed 1321 times

RIC agus An Garda Siochana


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10 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2043 times

Schools


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20 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2345 times

The Irish Lights


old_ierne.jpg

13 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1012 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 282,029 times

Random files
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Hungry Hill270 viewsTop of Hungry Hill, Aug. 1931
Photo taken by Zita O'Sullivan, daughter of George & Mary.
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USS Stevens & USS Oklahoma 295 viewsBerehaven Sound 1918
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Glengarriff Bridge250 views
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Sign on Wall366 viewsHarington’s Store. The Square, Castletownbere. Now O’Donoghue’s Bar
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The Lady Elsie at Glengarriff Pier266 views
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HMS DEVONSHIRE257 viewsDevonshire's first training cruise began in autumn 1947, when she visited the Irish port of Berehaven (Castletown Bere), in the beautiful setting of Bantry Bay on Ireland's south coast, the visit being hosted by the Irish Naval Service. From Ireland Devonshire steamed south to the Mediterranean where she visited Ajaccio, Malta and Mers el Kebir before returning to Devonport for Christmas.

Last additions
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539 viewstimmy lynch,jimmy moriarty and humphrey macguiness
millbrook bar 1982
May 08, 2011
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jimmy moriarty ,foildarrig 1982526 viewsMay 08, 2011
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531 viewspuxley manor 1982May 08, 2011
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Early Map of Castletown Berehaven584 viewsThis first OS map was published in 1841.
Jan 15, 2011
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Russians in Castletown Berehaven4805 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 fusiliers593 viewsjimmy moriaty holding wheelbarrow london 1940s or 50sDec 18, 2010

 

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