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Denis Corkery, standing on the Laune Bridge, circa mid 1920’s

Denis Corkery, standing on the Laune Bridge, circa mid 1920's. He was a Tailor and operated at Lower Bridge Street. He was born in 1882.

Jim Guerin, Lower Bridge Street, circa 1950’s

Jim Guerin, Lower Bridge Street, circa 1950's.

Patrick O’Regan, Lower Bridge Street, circa 1970’s

Patrick O'Regan, Lower Bridge Street, circa 1970's.

Michael (Gandhi) McMahon & Pat Dunne pictured at the gateway of Daly’s Lane where...

Michael (Gandhi) McMahon & Pat Dunne pictured at the gateway of Daly's Lane where families such as the McMahon's lived before moving to Laune View when it was opened in 1936.

Cromane Sports Committee from the early 1970’s

Cromane Sports Committee from the early 1970's. Front L - R: Michael Little, Eileen Hayes, Mary Joy, Breda Fitzpatrick, May Clifford and Gerry O'Donovan. Back L -R: Patsy Joy, Pat Donovan, Tom...

The Lord Mayor of Hovelhof, Germany, Michael Berens who with his daughter Marina visited...

The Lord Mayor of Hovelhof, Germany, Michael Berens who with his daughter Marina visited the Killorglin Archive office in the Sean Scoil on Tuesday 22nd September, 2015. They were in Killorglin at the invitation...

Photo taken at Killorglin ICA Social in the Towers Hotel Glenbeigh circa1970. From...

Photo taken at Killorglin ICA Social in the Towers Hotel Glenbeigh circa1970. From Left; Shelia Moroney Upper Bridge St, Maureen Lucy Caragh Lake, Eileen Power, Lower Bridge St, Eileen McGillcuddy, The Square Killorglin.

Puck Fair 1941

PUCK FAIR IN ALL ITS GLORY 1941. (Courtesy of Margaret Casey of Ballymacprior).

This photo was taken in front of Laune View during Puck Fair 1951

This photo was taken in front of Laune View during Puck Fair 1951. Note the Caravans which were a common feature of the Puck Fairs of the era.

Kathleen McCarthy with family members in front of their Barrel-Top Caravan at Puck Fair...

Kathleen McCarthy with family members in front of their Barrel-Top Caravan at Puck Fair 1951.

Bridget Sullivan home from London for Puck Fair 1951

Bridget Sullivan home from London for Puck Fair 1951. She is standing on what was the Weigh Bridge which was located in the centre of the Fair Field. It was operated by the Patsy...

A Tribute To Mick Murphy ‘The Ironman’ 1934-2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iHk0LoDvtw

James Guerin, Butcher and Farmer who worked and lived in Pa Regan’s Lower Bridge...

James Guerin, Butcher and Farmer who worked and lived in Pa Regan's Lower Bridge Street all his life. Circa 1940's.

Reunion of Killorglin Scoil Mhuire Class of 1955

Killorglin Scoil Mhuire Class of 1955 who attended a reunion event in Nick's Restaurant in June 2015. Front l-r: Anette Nolan-Richards, Bernie Joy-Tucker, Maisie Coffey-Flynn, Anne Marie O'Sullivan- Courtney, Anita Corcoran-Galvin, Maureen Cahillane-O'Sullivan,...

RARE RARE RARE; Never before seen footage of Michael ‘Butty’ Sugrue

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bt3lqbYuzzE

A History of Ireland’s Oldest and Greatest Fair and Festival – PUCK FAIR

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qc4LGfdF7yk

Gene Mangan, Rás Winner 1955

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVRwWpc21nc

Micheal Flynn and Christy Purcell proud grandfathers to their first grandchild Noelette, circa mid...

Micheal Flynn and Christy Purcell proud grandfathers to their first grandchild Noelette, circa mid 1960's.

Sheila Murphy, Barry’s Cross, Killorglin

Sheila Murphy, Barry's Cross, Killorglin.

Photographic

Carnegie Balcony 1928

Dress rehersal of the male cast of 'Kathleen Mavourneen' 1928. Back Row: Stevie Coffey, Michael (Mick) Neill, Ted Mangan, Patrick  (Duffy) O'Shea...

The O’Connor Family, 1967

Johnny O'Connor, Siobhan O'Connor, Donal O'Connor and Tom O'Connor mobil spy Ref: F051

Myles McCarthy, his wife Kathleen (Clifford) McCarthy and their son Myles

Myles McCarthy, his wife Kathleen (Clifford) McCarthy and their son Myles Ref: F301

Video

Noel Kingston Sings Danny Boy

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlyKu0Wvi10] The evergreen Danny Boy - an excerpt from a live performance by Noel Kingston

A Happy Christmas from Killorglin Archive 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifl57gz7a7c