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noel bonna night 01.mp3
A short description of the experience of bonfire night in Cork. The customs and traditions around the fire, gathering different materials for burning in preparation for bonfire night and preventing them from being stolen by rival gangs.

phil choc crumb mono_01.mp3
Excerpt from an oral history interview where the narrator reflects on memories of sweet treats and robbing apples in her youth.

Phil Corcoran 320x320.jpg

Bernie_McLoughlins_The Assems_final_Master.ogg
Bernie McLoughlin recalls the old Assembly Rooms cinema on South Mall.

Dragan_Tomas_Old_Reliable_final.mp3
I lived actually in Shandon Street for two years, my first two years, and eh, and when living there -- on Shandon Street there's that pub which is called the Old Reliable. And that's old man's pub, and you would rarely see a woman in there. Like you…

MargaretNewmanCeaners.mp3
Excerpt from an oral history interview where the narrator speaks of working in McKechnie's Cleaners, liberating some dresses in their care.

Fergal Crowley munster arcade composite final.mp3
Fergal describes working in the Munster Arcade and tells a few stories about the place.

Michael_O_Callaghan_Gilabby Street.mp3
Excerpt from an oral history interview where the narrator reflects on memories of his grandmothers house in the 1960s

fergal crowley cinemas bounce mono_01.mp3
A description of all the cinemas in Cork city and the varying and distinctly different experiences they offered, from what was considered the best to the worst

brenda_stillwell_inchigeela_dairy.ogg
It's always exciting I think for anyone moving away from home for the first time and realize you actually have to buy your own milk. It's one of the things, because we, I grew up on a farm and it was the first time I ever had to buy milk in my life.…
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