A Short History of Gowran

Paddy Neary (2020) This locality was selected for a residence by one of the ancient Kings of Ossory and was long continued by his successors long before the Anglo Norman invasion. According to Canon Carrigan, the royal residence was situated in the Moat; the Pigeon Park was famous for its Aonachs when the Irish Kings […]

First Annual John Bradley Memorial Conference

7 and 8th October 2016 Friday 7th Conference registration from 3:00pm in Rothe House at at Castle from 5:20pm. 4:00pm           Conducted tour of Rothe House and restored late mediaeval gardens 6:30pm           Formal conference reception  hosted by Kilkenny County Council Chairman, Cllr Matt Doran, Venue: Kilkenny Castle (kindly […]