COUNTY TIPPERARY HISTORY DAY
PHOTOGRAPHS AT THE EVENT
11 October, 2003
Fethard Historical Society members photographed at the County Tipperary Local History Day in Fethard are L to R: Catherine O’Flynn, Margaret Newport, Peter Delaney and Mary Hanrahan.
Photographed at the County Tipperary Local History Day in Fethard are L to R: Margaret Rossiter, Clonmel; Stephen Fallon, Conservation Officer South Tipperary County Council ; Garry Gleeson, Carrigmore, Clogheen; and Geraldine Walsh, Dublin City Trust.
L to R: John Devane, Tipperary Leader Group; Eamon Looby, Ronga, Clogheen; Willie Hayes, Roscrea, formerly from Rathcoole, Fethard; and David Butler, Cahir.
L to R: Eddie Dalton, Golden; Mary McCormack, Killenaule; Noreen Higgins, chairperson South Tipperary Historical Network, Golden, and Terry Cunningham, chairman Fethard Historical Society.
L to R: Sean Watts, Killenaule, Brendan McSherry (Heritage Officer South Tipperary County Council), Mary Hanrahan, Fethard, and Pat Maher, Ardmayle Heritage Society.
L to R: Neddy Delahunty, Fethard, Terry Cunningham, chairman Fethard Historical Society, Dermot and John O’Halloran, Dualla.
L to R: Barry O’Reilly (DEHLG, formerly Dúchas), Fethard, Michael Hall, local historian from Kyle, Drangan and Liam O Duibhir, Shamrock Hill, Clonmel.
Group listening to Stephen Fallon, Conservation Officer South Tipperary County Council, in Burke Street, Fethard.
Brendan McSherry (Heritage Officer South Tipperary County Council) speaking to the group at the afternoon session in the Abymill Theatre.
On Saturday 11 October, 2003, the town of Fethard in County Tipperary, hosted the first ever County Local History Day. It was a day for everyone interested or involved in local history whether in a voluntary or official capacity who came together to exchange information and expertise for the benefit of all. The day-long seminar was hosted for 2003 by the Fethard Historical Society in the Abymill Theatre. Photographed above in Fethard are organisers L to R: Noreen Higgins, a well-known local historian and author from Golden; Mary Hanrahan, public relations officer with Fethard Historical Society and Terry Cunningham, chairman Fethard Historical Society.