The Old Galway Diary – Episode 74

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In this episode, Tom Kenny is looking at the long history of Mutton Island. Ronnie O’Gorman is talking about the Cong Cross and its fascinating history which is currently on display in the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin.


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The priest who stole Cong’s famous cross by Ronnie O’Gorman

Inis Caorach, Mutton Island by Tom Kenny

The Old Galway Diary podcast is available every week on the Advertiser Podcasts, Spotify, Apple and Google Podcast.
This podcast is brought to you by Galway City Museum in partnership with The Galway Advertiser and features two of Galway’s finest writers and storytellers, Ronnie O’Gorman and Tom Kenny. Elaborating on topics they have covered in the paper in the Galway Diary and Old Galway section, and many other aspects of Galway life and history, they bring their inimitable style to allow you relax, listen and enjoy.

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