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Irish Volunteers Commemorative Society

Irish Volunteers Commemorative Society 1913-1922 Web:   Welcome to the Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation. We are an organisation which promotes and preserves the history of the Irish Volunteers (1913-1922). The I.V.C.O. is a non-political, non-profit organisation. Donations are gratefully accepted in order to help meet our running costs. Donations need not be money, but please Read more [...]

Cork Genealogical Society

Cork Genealogical Society Web: Contact: Olive Coleman, 22 Elm Drive, Shamrock Lawn, Douglas, Cork, Rep. of Ireland.   Cork Genealogical Societycame into being at an inaugural meeting on 15th March 1994, when a few enthusiasts promoted the idea and attracted over 50 people to the first meeting. Since then we have met on the second Tuesday of each month in at 8pm, with a speaker at each meeting followed by a discussion. Meetings Read more [...]

Bere Island Historical Society

Bere Island Historical Society Telephone: +353[0]27 75956 E-Mail: Web:   The Old School building was originally built in 1857; it burnt down in 1979 and was then replaced by the modern National School. The Old School committee renovated the building and re-opened it as a Heritage Centre in August 2009. The Exhibition hosts a wealth of information on the story and history of Bere Island. Sit and relax Read more [...]

Aubane Historical Society

This Society was founded by a number of local people in Aubane in 1985. It aims to contribute to the growing body of local history publications being produced across the country. It concentrates on the local Aubane and Millstreet area as well as North Cork generally. It seeks to make available original and firsthand accounts of various aspects of our history. We rely on our own resources but we appreciate any support and are particularly grateful to Integrated Rural Development (IRD) Read more [...]

Cork Titanic Society

Cork Titanic Society planning to erect ‘Lost at Sea’ Memorial. By Leo MCMahon Saturday April 25th, 2009   The Lord Mayor Cllr. Brian Bermingham making a presentation to Frank O’Sullivan, Commander of Staff, in recognition of his work with the Cork Titanic Society. Also included are Tim O’Sullivan, chairman, Cllr. Dave McCarthy, president, and Basil Switzer. (Photo: Billy macGill) CORK Titanic Society is planning to erect a ‘Lost Read more [...]