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 1492 times

British & American Navy in Berehaven


dnought.jpg

20 files, last one added on Nov 27, 2010
Album viewed 1920 times

Buildings


puxley_mansion.jpg

39 files, last one added on Dec 02, 2010
Album viewed 1701 times

Churches & Religious of Beara


kilcatherine.jpg

21 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2888 times

Early Transport


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28 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1565 times

Events of the Past


kilmacowen_evictions.jpg

41 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1605 times

GAA Teams


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15 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1180 times

Groups


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19 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2383 times

Historical Sites


ogham_stone.jpg

23 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1209 times

People


weaver_kenmare.jpg

40 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1505 times

Places on Beara


akista.jpg

29 files, last one added on Nov 25, 2010
Album viewed 1377 times

RIC agus An Garda Siochana


westend.jpg

10 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2094 times

Schools


school_group_glass.jpg

20 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 2411 times

The Irish Lights


old_ierne.jpg

13 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2010
Album viewed 1059 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 533 comments viewed 316,340 times

Random files
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St. Michaels, Bere Island644 viewsPhoto taken in the early 1900's.
Note the number of British warships moored in the sound.
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Cable Car at Dursey Sound, Beara289 views
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Murphy's327 viewsMurphy's Store, Castletownbere. 1929
Now Murphys Supavalu
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Derreen 3338 viewsDerreen Gardens. Lauragh, Beara, Co. Kerry
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All for Ireland League 1910984 viewsAll-for-Ireland League group portrait of five of its Independent Members of Parliament, 1910. These are: -
Patrick Guiney (North Cork), James Gilhooly (West Cork), Maurice Healy (North-east Cork), D. D. Sheehan (Mid Cork), and Eugene Crean (South-east Cork).
The other MPs elected in January 1910 were: - William O'Brien (Cork city), John O'Donnell (South Mayo) and Timothy Michael Healy (North Louth). Elected in December 1910 was John P. Walsh (South Cork). Maurice and Timothy Healy were brothers
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Shell Hole Piper's Bight314 viewsShell hole on rocks west of Pipers Rocks Castletownbere Harbour entrance. Royal Navy target practice.

Last additions
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629 viewstimmy lynch,jimmy moriarty and humphrey macguiness
millbrook bar 1982
May 08, 2011
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jimmy moriarty ,foildarrig 1982623 viewsMay 08, 2011
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611 viewspuxley manor 1982May 08, 2011
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Early Map of Castletown Berehaven669 viewsThis first OS map was published in 1841.
Jan 15, 2011
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Russians in Castletown Berehaven4901 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 fusiliers671 viewsjimmy moriaty holding wheelbarrow london 1940s or 50sDec 18, 2010

 

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