Victorian

Duckett’s Grove, Rainstown. County Carlow 1850

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Carlow's richest family, The IRA & Banshees This great house was built between 1818 and 1850 and was once home to the Duckett family. The Ducketts were Carlow's largest landowners for 300 years [...]

Duckett’s Grove, Rainstown. County Carlow 18502019-06-25T20:27:04+00:00

One of Waterford’s most famous landmarks with great timing

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The Clock Tower is located on Waterford Quays in Waterford City. It was built in 1863 when Waterford was Ireland's busiest industrial port. It had the largest ship building yards in the country (before being [...]

One of Waterford’s most famous landmarks with great timing2019-06-21T10:25:57+00:00

Victorian architecture, cricket and The Seat of Finn

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Herdman's Mill was built in 1853 in the village of Sion Mills in co. Tyrone by the Herdman Brothers. The River Mourne has powered industrial machinery here since 1640 as this was also the site [...]

Victorian architecture, cricket and The Seat of Finn2019-06-21T10:26:05+00:00

A fantasy castle, The Humes and a ground breaking court case

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Humewood Castle was built in 1872 and is located in Kiltegan. co.Wicklow. The Humes formerly lived in a fortified tower house built here in the 15th century which has passed down through successive generations of the [...]

A fantasy castle, The Humes and a ground breaking court case2019-06-21T10:26:06+00:00

900 years of history, Thin Lizzy & Dana

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This is the beautiful gatehouse for Clontarf Castle which along with the castle were totally remodeled in the 1830's. The original castle was built by the Norman, Hugh de Lacy, in 1172 near the site [...]

900 years of history, Thin Lizzy & Dana2019-06-21T10:26:06+00:00

Country life in Ireland, a Victorian gem and a modern classic

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The Museum of Country Life is located in Turlough Village in co. Mayo. It was opened in 2001 and is the only national museum outside of Dublin. Turlough House was built in 1867 to the designs [...]

Country life in Ireland, a Victorian gem and a modern classic2019-06-21T10:26:25+00:00

Grip Fast, Paul McCartney & Winstown Churchill

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Castle Leslie is locate in Glaslough in county Monaghan. The Leslie Family can trace their ancestry back to Atilla the Hun of Hungary and to a nobleman called Bartholomew Leslie. Bartholomew saved Margaret Queen of [...]

Grip Fast, Paul McCartney & Winstown Churchill2019-06-21T10:26:29+00:00

Belfast City Hall, Donegall Place, Belfast City. 1906

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One of the finest buildings of it's era, Titanic craftsmanship & Durban City Hall Belfast City Hall is regarded as one of the finest buildings of it's era in the United Kingdom. Plans [...]

Belfast City Hall, Donegall Place, Belfast City. 19062019-06-25T17:52:30+00:00

One of Northern Ireland’s most famous landmarks

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Scrabo Tower, Newtownards, County Down Scrabo Tower stands majestically 125-feet high on a hill 540-feet above sea level and is one of Northern Ireland’s most famous landmarks. The site was originally the location of a [...]

One of Northern Ireland’s most famous landmarks2019-06-21T10:26:44+00:00

Once the World’s leading centre for shirt making

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The Star Factory, Foyle Road, Derry City The Star Factory was built in 1899 for The Messrs. Bayer Company. Between 1880 and the 1920s Derry was the principal seat of the shirt industry in the British [...]

Once the World’s leading centre for shirt making2019-06-21T10:26:48+00:00