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40th Anniversary Celebration of Ardmayle Heritage Society

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      Tom Ryan planted a tree to begin the commemoration.   The plaque, mounted on the Medieval Tower, was unveiled by Willie O’Gorman.   The Plaque.   Judy Ryan, Mary Teresa Spillane, Breda Trainor.   Bridget and Willie O’Gorman, Marie Ryan, Anne Flanagan, Roger Kennedy (Chairman of Tipperary Co.Co.), Liam O’Dwyer, Pat Maher (Chairman […]

Tubberadora Monument and Forge: US Visitors

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The Tubberadora Monument, which honours the extraordinary team who dominated hurling at the end of the 19th century, regularly attracts visitors from far and wide. On Thursday 18th August a very special guest received a warm welcome there from local people.  Catherine Flanagan and her partner Seán Powers had travelled from the US and were […]

Boherlahan–Dualla Historical Journal

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The Boherlahan–Dualla Historical Journal: The twenty-fifth BDHJ will soon be going to the printer. If you have any photos for inclusion in the journal you can contact Marian Ryan editor or any member of the society. All photos will be returned to the owners as quickly as possible. Thank you for your support.

Scoil San Isadóir Book Launch: Thanks & Sales

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On behalf of the Editorial committee of our recent publication From Nodstown to St Isidore’s I want to thank you sincerely for your support and generosity last Sunday and for turning out in such large numbers. We hope you enjoy the book and the sharing of happy memories from your schooldays. Books may be purchased […]

“From Nodstown To St Isidore’s”: Photos from the Launch

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“From Nodstown To St Isidore’s”, marking the 50th Anniversary of the present school in Boherlahan village, was officially unveiled in the Church of The Immaculate Conception last Sunday. Dr Marie Flynn, who taught in the school from 1992 to 1996, launched the book with a comprehensive address. The large crowd who attended the event were […]

John Coffey – Oldest Living All Ireland Winner turns 100

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Congratulations to John Coffey (Boherlahan-Dualla) who celebrated his 100th birthday recently. The last surviving member of the 1945 All-Ireland winning Tipperary team, John also won a county championship with his native parish in 1941. As John celebrated this wonderful milestone he shared the occasion with his relations at Elm Green Nursing Home in Blanchardstown. The […]