On Sunday evening, 24th August at 7:00pm at Kinneigh Round Tower, Coppeen Archaeological, Historical & Cultural Society together with Ballineen, Enniskeane Area Heritage Group will present a Heritage Week Event entitled: ‘Two High Kings and a High Tower’ These two neighbouring heritage groups are combining resources to commemorate three momentous historic events; the 1,000th anniversary […]
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 […]
CAHCS is proud to present the newest addition to this web site – Coppeen Heritage Online Store. At the moment, our two publications, Coppeen, A Glimpse of the Past, Volume 1 and Volume 2 are available to purchase through a secure online payment system. More products to come so watch this space!
At 3:00pm on Sunday 24th August (the nearest Sunday to the date of his death, the 22nd) the 2014 Michael Collins Commemoration will take place at Beal na mBlath. Broadcaster George Hook will deliver the commemoration address. After the commemoration, don’t forget to head to Kinneigh for the CAHCS / BEAHG Heritage Week Event ‘Two […]
On Wed. 7th May at 8:30pm CAHCS is pleased to present eminent genealogist Tony McCarthy who will do a presentation on ‘Tracing Your Family Tree’ Tony was the founder of the magazine ‘Irish Roots. He co-wrote the best-selling book ‘Tracing your Cork Ancestors’ with Tim Cadogan. A highly promising night, we look forward to seeing […]