Images from the Sliabh Luachra Journal (part 1)


We've scanned some of the old photos used in past issues of the Sliabh Luachra Journal.
 

Tureengarrive Re-Enactment 1966

Tureengarrive Re-Enactment 1966

Old IRA men at the re-enactment of the Tureengarrive Ambush, April 1966. The ambush took place on January 28th 1921. From left: Danny M. Murphy, Con Meaney T.D. and Danny Lucey.

Free State Army in Rathmore

Free State Army arrives in Rathmore Aug1922

Arrival of  Free State troops in Rathmore, August 15th 1922.

Dan O'Connell

Dan O'Connell, Knocknagree

Well known traditional music personality, Dan O'Connell [RIP], pictured in his pub in Knocknagree.

Cistercians Memorial Unveiled

P.Duinnin at Cistercians memorial unveiling 1981

Padraig O Duinnin, founder member of Cumann Luachra addressing the crowd at the unveiling of a memorial to the Cistercians of Rathmore Presbytery in December 1981

Eoghan Rua's home

M.Crowley at home of Eoghan Rua

Michael Crowley in the field where the outline of the home of the poet, Eoghan Rua O'Suilleabhain can still be seen. The field is in Michael's farm in Meentogues, Gneeveguilla.

Rathmore Creamery

Ruin of Rathmore Creamery

The ruin of Rathmore Creamery after being set on fire by the Black and Tans.

Peggy O'Neil

Peggy O'Neill [jour-6]

THe famous American singer and stage performer, Peggy O'Neil, whose mother, Mary Buckley, was born in Knocknageeha, Gneeveguilla.