BEARA HISTORICAL SOCIETY

 Baile Chaisleáin Bhéarra

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The Society is pleased to announce extending membership of our Heritage Photo Site and Genealogy Discussion Forum to all on RootsWeb:- Beara-L (List), the Boston Beara Society, local Schools and to all others with connections to Beara.

On the Heritage Photosite you can upload your old family photos of Beara and browse other member's photo albums or share genealogical questions and information on the Forum.

 

For instructions on uploading your photos, click on the image of Dunboy Castle below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Heritage Council of Ireland designated 24th – 31st August as National Heritage Week and asked local groups and communities to arrange heritage events in their areas.

 

Click on the link below to view the events Beara Historical Society hosted.

 

Beara Heritage Events

 

 

OTHER NEWS

 

We intend reprinting in the near future several of our earlier works including by popular request a completely revised version of:         Beara - A Journey Through History by Daniel M. O'Brien 

 

 

 

AGM and EVENTS

CLICK ANYWHERE ON THE ABOVE BOOK TO VIEW OUR OTHER TITLES

 

For more information on our society or where to obtain our books, Email: - info@bhs.ie

 

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Beara Historical Society launched a Web-Based Heritage Discussion Forum at its 2010 November Meeting to coincide with the 25th anniversary of its founding on 14th November 1986.

 

Also published by the Society

Beara - A Journey through History

by Daniel M. O’Brien

Beara’s Pictorial Past

Beara’s Pictorial Past Volume 2

In the Path of Heroes

by Gerard Harrington

The Last Chieftain of Gaelic Ireland

by Paul O’Sullivan

Beara - History and Stories from the Peninsula

 by Gerard Harrington

Beara - Down Memory Lane

by Gerard Harrington

 

 

 

 

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Founded 1986

 Site last updated: Wednesday December 01, 2010

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