On Sunday 7th June 2015, two information signs were unveiled in Coppeen. Coppeen Waymarked Walks were started in 2005 and today, these four themed walking routes are getting ever more popular. The Fuchsia, The Fern, The Heather and the Gorse are all relatively easy quiet walks, offering beautiful unspoilt scenery. A map to guide visiting […]
We are very proud to announce our third book, ‘Coppeen, A Glimpse of the Past Volume 3′ this summer. Launched at the society’s heritage week event, the book is a culmination of many months of hard work from our authors, researchers and designers. The book’s articles are listed below. THE COPPEEN GOLD HOARD Anthony Barrett […]
The long awaited Coppeen Heritage Trail was officially launched at the society’s annual heritage week event. For years, visitors have often passed by the general catchment area of Coppeen, missing out in some of our country’s most important archaeological and historical sites. With the Coppeen Heritage Trail, visitors to the area can easily plot out […]
On Friday 14th May a huge crowd came to An Caipín to attend the launch of our new book entitled, ‘Coppeen, A Glimpse Of The Past’ Volume II. Chairman Colum Cronin outlined a brief synopsis on each article within this new publication. ‘A culmination of 12 month’s work’ was how Colum described the occasion. Then […]
CAHCS is planning an evening outing to Rosscarbery on Sunday evening 14th June. We meet in the Celtic Ross car park at 3pm. Author and Historian Michael O’Mahony will take our group on a guided tour of Rosscarbery, after which we adjourn to the Celtic Ross Hotel for dinner. If you would like to join […]
On Tuesday 7th July 2015 at 8:15pm, Historian & Author Michael M. Galvin launches his latest book entitled “Kilmurry 1915 – 1918, The War Years” This event will be held in Kilmurry New Museum. Dr. Neil Buttimer, Dept of Modern Irish UCC will perform the official launch. EVERYBODY WELCOME.