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My ancestors - O'Rahilly - Contents

The O'Rahilly's house at Ventry, Co.Kerry

In 1912, The O'Rahilly built a Gaeltacht home at Ventry, Dingle Peninsula, Co.Kerry (see map).
The family continued to use the home after his death.
The Humphreys family had a house at Muiríoch.

The O'Rahilly's house at Ventry. The main building is on the RHS.
Photo 2011. From street view.
See photos of front.

The O'Rahilly holiday house at Ventry. Maybe c.1930.
(Left to Right): Dorothy Barry, Sighle, Mac, Aodogán.
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The memorial bench

In 2016, a bench in memory of The O'Rahilly was erected on the green in Ventry village. See street view.
Unveiled 16 Apr 2016.

The bench on the green in Ventry.
Photo 2016. See larger and full size.
See other angle and wider view.

View from behind. Looking out into Ventry Bay.
Photo 2016. See larger and full size.
See other shot.

Michael O'Rahilly speaking at the unveiling of the bench, 16 Apr 2016.
The US flag is for The O'Rahilly's wife.
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Michael Dunne plays "O'Rahilly's Grave" at the unveiling of the bench, 16 Apr 2016.

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