New Book on 'Shanrahan History'

 Lonely Little God's Acre
Ed O'Riordan

Ed O'Riordan's latest book is
 Lonely Little Gods Acres
A History of Shanrahan Churchyard

The launch takes place at The Hermitage Bar/ Restaurant in Clogheen on Friday 14th December 2012
7.30 for 8pm start
To be Launched by Rose Cleary, Archaeology Department, U.C.C
The book will be on sale on the night but to be sure of your copy you can purchase online.


All you ever wanted to know about Shanrahan 
Churchyard, Clogheen .  Read  the details of the Memorial Committee and the setting up of the Fr. Sheehy Memorial Tomb and Railing in 1898.  Read of the wonderful Commemoration in 1966 with great photos of the day by Donal Wylde. History of the Old Church, the 13th century castle, the Bronze Age cairn on Knockshanahullion, the O'Callaghan Mausoleum, The Sheela na Gigs, History of the Bella Hill Church, and much more.  Only €12 euros or €20 hard cover. 167 pages of well researched and fascinating history.  Many illustrations.

acknowledges the support from South Tipperary Development Company, The Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government and the EU”

 The Launch is generously sponsored by 
The Hermitage Restaurant, Clogheen.