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dc.contributor.authorO'Keeffe, Mauriceen_IE
dc.contributor.otherO'Donoghue, Francesen_IE
dc.descriptionOral history interview. Frances O'Donoghue, Age 85, Blessington. Subject: A woman's life in farming. This recording was made at the O’Donoghue home, in an area farmed by the family for many generations. Frances O’Donoghue’s maiden name was Clark, and she was originally from Horsepasstown, Ballymore Eustace. She was brought up there in a little cottage by the side of the road, a quarter of a mile from Poulaphuca. She speaks in this interview of her upbringing by her aunt, and her childhood days. Frances talks about her memories of the steam train, religious practices, the dances and the superstitions which were rife in earlier days. The length of this recording is one hour, two minutes and thirty six seconds.en_IE
dc.publisherMaurice and Jane O'Keeffeen_IE
dc.rightsReproduced with kind permission of Maurice O'Keeffe of Irish Life and Lore. South Dublin Libraries does not own the rights to this audio recording. If you wish to print or reproduce this audio you must obtain the permission of Irish Life and Lore. See
dc.subjectHorsepasstown, Ballymore Eustaceen_IE
dc.subjectreligious practicesen_IE
dc.subjectsteam trainen_IE
dc.titleIrish Life and Lore Dublin South County Collection 1: Frances O'Donoghueen_IE
Appears in Collections:Irish Life and Lore South Dublin County Collection
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