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Documentaries

Welcome to our Documentaries page where
you can listen to or download our old documentaries.

Many of these Documentaries are from 2002, with ‘Children’s Burial Grounds’ from the late 1990’s. The Latest from 2017.

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Most Files in M4a format at 48 kbps, Some at 64 kbps.

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Nine Thousand Years Along The Atlantic Way

12 part series ‘Nine Thousand Years Along The Atlantic Way’.
The series is presented by Michael Moylan, field archaeologist. Michael’s key Expert contributor for each programme is renowned Connemara based archaeologist, Michael Gibbons. Sound supervision & editor Pat Coyne.

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Programme 1

M4a Bunowen Castle. File 6.8 MB

MP3 Bunowen Castle. File 5.4 MB

Programme 2

M4a Ballinakill. File 16.2 MB

MP3 Ballinakill. File 16.8 MB

Programme 3

M4a Roundstone Pier. File 6.9 MB

MP3 Roundstone Pier. File 5.2 MB

Programme 4

M4a Ballynahinch Graveyard. File 7.3 MB

MP3 Ballynahinch Graveyard. File 5.3 MB

Programme 5

M4a Lake Dwellings. File 7.0 MB

MP3 Lake Dwellings. File 5.3 MB

Programme 6

M4a McDara’s Island. File 7.9 MB

MP3 McDara’s Island. File 5.9 MB

Programme 7

M4a Feenish Island. File 7.0 MB

MP3 Feenish Island. File 5.3 MB

Programme 8

M4a Sea Traps. File 6.9 MB

MP3 Sea Traps. File 5.3 MB

Programme 9

M4a Derrygimbla. File 8.1 MB

MP3 Derrygimbla. File 6.1 MB

Programme 10

M4a Scelp Johnny Kylemore. File 7.2 MB

MP3 Scelp Johnny Kylemore. File 5.5 MB

Programme 11

M4a Forest Lodge. File 7.8 MB

MP3 Forest Lodge. File 5.9 MB

Programme 12

M4a Inchogill Island. File 7.7 MB

MP3 Inchogill Island. File 5.9 MB

Broadcast May 8th – 23rd 2017

 

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A Handfull of Songs

‘A Handfull Of Songs’. With Michael Gannon.

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M4a A Handfull Of Songs. File 15.2 MB

 

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Am I the Best of Them All

‘Am I the Best of Them All’. With Mary Owens. A Programme about the life & times of Delia Murphy. A singer & collector of Irish ballads.

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M4a Am I the Best of Them All. File 16.4 MB

 

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Captain of The Men of Death

‘Captain of The Men of Death’ with Michael Gannon. Heres Michael’s award winning documentary about Tuberculosis in Connemara in the 40’s & 50’s. From 1998

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M4a Captain of The Men of Death. File 14.1 MB

 

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Children’s Burial Grounds

‘Children’s Burial Grounds’ with Michael Gannon. A documentary about Children’s burial grounds in Connemara. From the late 1990’s

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M4a Children’s Burial Grounds. File 11.7 MB

 

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Jim Reeves ain’t Dead Yet, Ulick

‘Jim Reeves ain’t Dead Yet, Ulick’, with Ita Kane. A Documentary about The Kingstown Band.

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M4a Jim Reeves ain’t Dead Yet, Ulick. File 15.6 MB

 

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Lapwing’s Liftboat

‘Lapwing’s Liftboat’ with Breandan O’Scannaill. A Documentary about a little known survival story that took place in 1941.

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M4a Lapwing’s Liftboat. File 10.6 MB

 

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Les Zydeco sont pas sale – The Snap beans are not Salted

‘Les Zydeco sont pas sale – The Snap beans are not Salted’ with the late Tomás Burke. A four part Documentary with Tomás sharing his love of Zydeco music.

Programme 1

Programme 2

Programme 3

Programme 4

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Manus The Hackler Act of Faith

‘Manus The Hackler Act of Faith’. With Michael Gannon.

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M4a Manus The Hackler Act of Faith. File 15.4 MB

 

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No Time To Be 21

‘No Time To Be 21’ with Dave O’Halloran & Ian Baker. A Social & political documentary of punk during the 1970’s.

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M4a No Time To Be 21. File 20.1 MB

 

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Pilgrimage of Wonder

‘Pilgrimage of Wonder’ with Breandan O’Scanaill. In this programme Breandan explores the coastline of Connemara.

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M4a Pilgrimage of Wonder. File 22.2 MB

 

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Rooting For Sean Sasta

‘Rooting For Sean Sasta’ with Mary Owens. A documentary about one woman tracing her family history.

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M4a Rooting For Sean Sasta. File 11.5 MB

 

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The Golden Age of Irish Music Recordings

‘The Golden Age of Irish Music Recordings’ with Gerry Clark. A six part documentary on old Irish recording of 1920’s & 30’s

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Programme 2

Programme 3

Programme 4

Programme 5

Programme 6

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The Mark Coynes

‘The Mark Coynes’ with Mary Roe. a documentary about a musical family from Renvyle.

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M4a The Mark Coynes. File 19.3 MB

 

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The Raineys

‘The Raineys’ with Ita Kane. A programme about The Raineys. The Raineys were a family of musical Galway travelers.

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M4a The Raineys. File 20.3 MB