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Epic Odyssey

Once again, into the breach – our brave, faithful, honest and passionate warriors once more hitch planes, trains, automobiles, bikes, segways, scooters and all and every mode of transport possible to get to the south of France, where they will walk over molten lava to the ground to pay homage to their heroes, through the misty air stoked by too much pate and too many Kronenburg’s in De Danu the night before. 952 more words

HEC

BRIAN BORU – IRELAND’S THOUSAND YEAR HERO

A thousand years ago on 23rd March 1014, Ireland’s last great High King was slain at the Battle of Clontarf. Bards, writers, painters and sculptors have all been enthralled and inspired by the legendary and heroic tales of Brian Boru. 940 more words

IRISH HISTORY

The Heineken Cup's Last Ever David vs Golaith?

The Heineken Cup finishes at the end of this year and it is only fitting that a team as closely associated with the competition as Munster are in the final 4, having knocked out the most successful team in the competitions history, Toulouse, in the quarter finals. 1,268 more words

Heineken Cup

My Take On The O'Grady / Limerick Saga

So Donal O’ Grady has left the Limerick hurlers for the second time in three years. There are so many sides to this story its hard to know where to start. 637 more words

New on 500px : Freiburgs Horses by kaosjsi by kaosjsi

Carro de caballos que transporta el material para montar un puesto en el mercado ambulante junto a la Catedral de Friburgo (Alemanía)
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'Borculose' boerderijen in een inkomstenregister van het Ambt Ahaus uit 1551-1552

Iedereen die zich met geschiedenis van boerderijen in de Achterhoek en Twente bezighoudt, wordt vroeg of laat geconfronteerd met hofhorigheid, een vorm van persoonlijke onvrijheid en gebondenheid aan grond en erf. 872 more words

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