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O’Donovan Rossa – O’Driscoll’s Pub Reenascreena – A Steel Casket

For over 50 years, an extraordinary historical artefact has lain in relative obscurity at the back of O’Driscoll’s Pub in Reenascreena.  For those of us who have a heightened sense of the importance of our heritage, it seems bazaar to think that the casket in which the remains of O’Donovan Rossa were brought back to […]

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Coppeen, A Glimpse of the Past Volume 3

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 […]

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Work in Kinneigh Graveyard

Work continues in Kinneigh graveyard around the new ‘Angel Stone’ area.  Brendan Collins’s talent as a master stone builder is very much in evidence as he prepares this newly developed corner area tastefully and sensitively.  This special place will be dedicated to all those who have been buried in Kinneigh but whose names are not […]

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