Ancient documents

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Galway Harbour reef – 1938

Catholic Press,  13 January 1938, page 25 It is well-known that Galway Harbour would be one of the finest in the world but for a reef that prevented large ships from entering. Several catastrophes have been connected with this barrier. The historic rock is now being smashed to smithereens by an 18 ton torpedo-type battering … Continue reading

Kinvara, Belgium

https://widgetworld3.wordpress.com/2013/08/06/kinvara-belgium/ According to Thomas L. Cooke’s 1842/1843 Autumnal Rambles in Kinvara and beyond… Kinvarra was granted by the Crown the 16th of June, on the 21st year of Charles the Second’s (A.D.1681) reign, at a rent of £1 03 3d, by the name of Kinvara along with Durus, and many neighbouring lands, to Col. Cary … Continue reading

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