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Canon Liam O’Mahony 1926 – 2009

At 3:00am on 27th August 2009 Canon Liam O’Mahony passed to his eternal reward. He had been unwell in recent years and was being cared for in Millbrook Hospital Bandon. Canon Liam was a native of Castletownkinneigh, Enniskeane. His mother was Bridget Lynch from Kilcrohane on the Sheep’s Head Peninsula, West Cork. His father was […]

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Heritage Week Event – Remembering Ricard O’Sullivan Burke 1833-1922

A Memorial unveiling and talk on Ricard O’Sullivan Burke, soldier, patriot, fenian and colonel in the American Civil War will take place as part of CAHCS’ Heritage Week Event.  Ricard was born near Kinneigh in 1838.  In fact a section of the road just beside Kinneigh is still called “Burke’s Hill”  Brian Crowley M.E.P. will […]

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CAHCS on Facebook

To supplement this site, we have created a second home on the popular Facebook application. We would welcome any contributions to our Facebook page. To become a fan, click on the Coppeen Heritage Facebook page.

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