Archive | October, 2011

“The Abandoned Copper Mines of West Cork” Illustrated Talk, Wed. 2nd Nov. // Annual Table Quiz, Fri. 11th November

Paddy O’Sullivan (Bandon) has spent the past 20 years researching “The Abandoned Copper Mines of West Cork”.  He has personally descended into some of these mine shafts, compiling a wonderful presentation which includes never-before-seen photographs.  Some of these mines date from as early as the Bronze Age.  The amazing human story around those who worked […]

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New Genealogy Resource

Coppeen Heritage is proud to announce the launch of a new Genealogy web resource. The resource is based around what is sometimes called Reverse Genealogy. Instead of some descendants in America or wherever seeking out the parish or townland that their Irish ancestors came from, we are looking at old records of the Coppeen area, finding family […]

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