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Monasterevin Hopkin’s Society

So Friday I got a quick call from one of the organizers of the Hopkins Society to do a few group shots at their festival on Saturday. The annual festival is a  celebration of Gerard Manley Hopkins connection with Monasterevin.  Hopkins … Continue reading

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Tynan Hall

Not to far away from the previously mentioned Ballymount Castle lie the ruins of Whitehall or Tynan Hall as we knew it as children. It was the home of the famous Irish Poet Katherine Tynan, whom was born in a … Continue reading

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