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Two of the old stock of Killorglin Nora O’Connor and Chrissie Rochfort both of...

Two of the old stock of Killorglin Nora O'Connor and Chrissie Rochfort both of Laune View stop for a chat outside the Kingdom Bar in Main Street, 2015. Chrissie was the first Wildflower of...

Brendan Griffin Fine Gael T.D. for South Kerry reads from his book ‘Secrets of...

Brendan Griffin Fine Gael T.D. for South Kerry reads from his book 'Secrets of a Moonlit River' to local children in Killorglin Library as part of a KFest event for the younger generation, 2015.

Billy Coffey of St.James’ Gardens and Sunhill gets ready yo meet the public at...

Billy Coffey of St.James' Gardens and Sunhill gets ready yo meet the public at Killorglin Tourist Office, Library Place, 2015.

Gene Mangan teaches his son the rudiments of cycling at their home in Dublin,...

Gene Mangan teaches his son the rudiments of cycling at their home in Dublin, mid 1970's.

Nora Houlihan of Lower Bridge Street with her children Bridie, Hannah, Mary, Mikey and...

Nora Houlihan of Lower Bridge Street with her children Bridie, Hannah, Mary, Mikey and Pa. Photo taken by the banks of the river Laune, 1930.

Silkie O’Sullivan of Memphis,Tennessee in the Puck Fair Parade with an Irish Wolfhound to...

Silkie O'Sullivan of Memphis,Tennessee in the Puck Fair Parade with an Irish Wolfhound to his left. 1992

Pa Houlihan with Martin Walsh who was a member of the John Duffy Circus...

Pa Houlihan with Martin Walsh who was a member of the John Duffy Circus Band in the days of old in Pa's Basement Museum circa late 1990's.

Killorglin Knitting Group showcase their car of colours knitted especially for the Puck Fair...

Killorglin Knitting Group showcase their car of colours knitted especially for the Puck Fair Parade, 2013. Note the two large knitting needles sticking out of the rear windows of the car which is followed...

King Puck on his way to Shannon Airport after Puck Fair before being flown...

King Puck on his way to Shannon Airport after Puck Fair before being flown to New York to serve as Mascot of the US Navy Academy American Football Team, 1968.

King Puck takes a stroll through his Kingdom. Puck Fair 2013

King Puck takes a stroll through his Kingdom. Puck Fair 2013

Oliver Cromwell moves gingerly through the streets of Killorglin, Puck Fair 2013

Oliver Cromwell moves gingerly through the streets of Killorglin, Puck Fair 2013.

School photo taken in front of Scoil Mhuire, Sunhill, Killorglin circa 1968. The teacher...

School photo taken in front of Scoil Mhuire, Sunhill, Killorglin circa 1968. The teacher on the right is Kitty (Logue) O'Shea.

Denis O’Neill of the Square (Main Street) and Austin O’Reilly of Langford Street at...

Denis O'Neill of the Square (Main Street) and Austin O'Reilly of Langford Street at the All-Ireland Final, early 1960's.

Tess and Steve Mc Mahon with their Niece Teresa on her Holy Communion Day,...

Tess and Steve Mc Mahon with their Niece Teresa on her Holy Communion Day, circa 1980.

The McMahon brothers Mike, Jimmy, Patie and Steve with his son Francis ‘Maxi’ McMahon...

The McMahon brothers Mike, Jimmy, Patie and Steve with his son Francis 'Maxi' McMahon outside Steve's home in Langford Street, circa 1960's.

Tess and Steve McMahon with members of their family, circa 1960’s

Tess and Steve McMahon with members of their family, circa 1960's.

Different generations of the McMahon family,Langford Street, 1960’s

Different generations of the McMahon family,Langford Street, 1960's

Tess and her Brother in Law Patie McMahon, Langford Street, circa 1960’s

Tess and her Brother in Law Patie McMahon, Langford Street, circa 1960's.

Tess McMahon with her son Tony and his first cousin Marie McMahon, Langford Street,...

Tess McMahon with her son Tony and his first cousin Marie McMahon, Langford Street, circa 1970's.

A young Tony McMahon of Langford Street, early 1960’s

A young Tony McMahon of Langford Street, early 1960's.

Photographic

Puck Fair stand 1947

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Killorglin locals outside The Bianconi, 1970’s

Killorglin locals outside The Bianconi, 1970's.

The terrain that faced the railway builders between Mountain Stage and Drung Hill

The terrain that faced the railway builders between Mountain Stage and Drung Hill. The mountain came right down to the sea which presented a...

Video

Killorglin to Valentia Railway

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Fishing the Sloe – Black River Directed by Brendan Bourke Filmed in Killorglin –...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fqG2Y8lR0Ow] Fishing the Sloe - Black River Directed by Brendan Bourke Filmed in Killorglin - 1996

Puck Fair from TV G – Travel Scope

Watch a demonstration  of how to make the perfect Irish Coffee and watch a very talented local musician demonstrate how to play the Bodhrán...