Kilmichael Commemorations speeches at the monument on Sunday 30th Nov 2014: Con O’Callaghan chairman with Jack Lane from the Aubane Historical Society as the main speaker.
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 […]
Gerry White, coauthor of ‘A Great Sacrifice’ & ‘The Burning of Cork’ comes to Coppeen with this wonderful presentation ‘Cork & the Great War’ . Gerry includes some new information on Tom Barry & his military service in WWI. Not to be missed!
Donal O’Flynn from Ballygroman Ovens has compiled a new slide show and talk around The Kilmichael Ambush. His first presentation of this takes place in the meeting room at An Caipín at 8:30pm on Wednesday 5th November. Donal is an avid writer and historian and we look forward to seeing the fruits of his work […]