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The Treaty


“Supported by the Department of Tourism,  Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media under the Decade of Centenaries 2012-2023 initiative.”

Author and Historian Eoin Swithin Walsh in this podcast about Kilkenny's reaction to the Treaty signed in December 1921

  How-did-the-treaty-go-down-in-county-kilkenny.mp3 (size 31.9 MB)

"What did the people of Kilkenny think of the Treaty that was signed in December 1921? The reaction of the different groups, clubs and societies in Kilkenny are also examined  to try and gauge the mood of the people. The four Carlow-Kilkenny TDs were divided 50/50 on it.' 

Find out in the full story in this podcast

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