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!
On Sunday evening 27th July, CAHCS members and friends made the short journey to Kilmurry. Bearing in mind the fact that the present Museum (opened in Sept 1965) will shortly be consigned to the pages of history, we thought it would be appropriate to visit and bid farewell this wonderful establishment one last time. Anthony […]
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 […]