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Heritage Week 2015 – The Schools Folklore Collection

Posted on : August 26, 2015

On Tuesday the 25th August CSHGS held our annual event as part of the Heritage Week Celebrations 2015. This year, the theme chosen by the Society was the Schools Folklore Collection 1837 – 1839. This extensive collection of work includes...

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Tereasa Eakins, Adrian Regan, Clare O'Connell, Catherine Timoney,

“The Way We Were” Heritage Event 2015

Posted on : June 19, 2015

‘’The Way We Were’’ Heritage evening took place in The Hawks Well Theatre on the 20th May 2015. The event celebrated Sligo’s rich history and through the guest speakers provided a unique insight into aspects of life for the people of...

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Famine Trail Revisited

Kaveney Family Famine Trail Commemoration Walk

Posted on : April 16, 2015

On the 4th of April 2015, Rose Marie Stanley along with her husband Terry led a Famine Trail Commemoration Walk from the townland of Cross near Keash in County Sligo to Sligo Port.  Rose Marie is a 5th  generation...

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Co Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Centre features on IrishTV

Posted on : November 25, 2014

Co. Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Society were delighted to feature on the November 2014 edition of the  “Sligo County  Matters”  TV show on Irish TV ( channel 191 Sky).

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