Knockroe Passage Tomb

Jack Lynch (2019) Today I am going to talk about Knockroe near Windgap in County Kilkenny. Knockroe is remarkable for its Megalithic monument, a Passage tomb that was built before 3000 BCE or more than 5000 years ago. People from the Neolithic Period constructed this Passage tomb, which in Ireland was around 4000BCE to 2500BCE. […]

The Long March

Rosemary Barnes, 2018 Abstract. This paper is based on Mrs Ann Gibbons’ work of 2010 “Farmers on the Move: The Strategic Mobilisation of the Farming Lobby in 1960s Ireland”1. Mrs Gibbons was an active participant in the mass movement of farmers which culminated in The Long March of 1966 which highlighted farming rights and social […]