Historic Tales of Mayo, Paperback Book

Historic Tales of Mayo Paperback



These true stories drawn from historical sources and local reminiscences, have been brought together and retold by Eamonn Henry.This collection is a heady mix of tragic, funny, passionate and moving stories.

Included here are tales of well-known events such as the Night of the Big Wind and the Flight of the Wild Geese as well as less well-known occurrences such as the Doolough Tragedy and the Lough Mask Murders and recalls local characters such as confidence trickster Old Neddy and the universally reviled Shaun na Soggarth.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 192 pages, 25 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: The History Press Ltd
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  • Category: Local history
  • ISBN: 9780750986922



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