Beara Peninsula Heritage PhotoSite

Beara Historical Society. Bank Place, Castletownbere, Beara, West Cork, Ireland. Email: info@bhs.ie ©2016
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Bantry Pierhead441 views‘S.S. Lady Elsie’ arriving from Castletownbere to meet the train
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Pierhead Bantry216 viewsThe Pierhead Bantry with the old Pier to the left.
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Bantry Train2210 viewsBantry Railway Station 1940's
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Berehaven Cart285 viewsThe Famous 'Berehaven Cart' outside MacCarthy's Bar, known from the poem of the same name
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Betty Balfour233 viewsThe S.S Betty Balfour leaving Glengarriff pier. Eccles Hotel in Background
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Church Gate1317 viewsThe old Church Gates Castletownbere. Now long gone
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Countess of Bantry218 viewsS.S Countess of Bantry
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At the Castletownbere creamery in the 1950’s2197 views
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Dursey Cablecar213 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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