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Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch'intrate

The façade of the former gaol in Tullamore, County Offaly, the only portion of this building to survive (all that lay behind was demolished in 1937-38). 90 more words

Architectural History

The last piece of the puzzle

Well, this is a short post. I have just bought my One Day Licence which is required to race in the Hardman Long Distance event this August. 312 more words


Future Call of Duty to be set in bogs of Offaly

Publisher Activision has teased on their YouTube channel that a future Call of Duty (CoD) game will be set in the bogs of Co. Offaly. 240 more words


I stopped off at Clonmacnoise (Cluain Mhic Nóis in Irish) on my way out to Achill Island. I haven’t been to this site in over 10 years. 85 more words


Undefeated: The Attack and Defence of Clara RIC Barracks, June 1920


From the 1936 interview with Seán Robbins, former quartermaster of the 2nd Offaly Brigade:

Q. Our view about Clara Barracks is – whether we are right or wrong – that it was a major engagement for some and not a major engagement for others?

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Irish Republican Army (IRA)

Fianna Fail Target Constituencies for the next General Election

Adrian Kavanagh, 31st May 2016

Following on earlier posts, which tried to identify potential target constituencies for the Labour Party, for Sinn Fein and for… 1,484 more words

Fianna Fail