Gastronomy Launch

Claregalway Castle 6th September 2017

Photos by Hany Marzouk and Deirdre McDonnell

Deirdre McDonnell, Margaret Marlow, Pauline Connolly, Tony and Frances Murphy, County Heritage Officer Marie Mannion and Frank Glynn from Milltown at the Galway's Gastronomy Project launch organised by Galway County Heritage at Claregalway Castle
Photo by Hany Marzouk
Touring Claregalway Castle
Photo by Hany Marzouk
Galway's Gastronomy Project launch organised by Galway County Heritage at Claregalway Castle
Photo by Hany Marzouk
Galway's Gastronomy Project launch organised by Galway County Heritage at Claregalway Castle
Photo by Hany Marzouk
Galway's Gastronomy Project launch organised by Galway County Heritage at Claregalway Castle
Photo by Hany Marzouk
Margaret Marlow, Pauline Connolly and Deirdre McDonnell from Milltown at the Galway's Gastronomy Project launch organised by Galway County Heritage at Claregalway Castle
Photo by Hany Marzouk
Tony Murphy
Photo by Hany Marzouk
Claregalway Castle
Deirdre McDonnell
Our exhibition of butter churns
Deirdre McDonnell
Margaret and Pauline discussing how to make butter
Deirdre McDonnell
Frank, Pauline and Margaret discuss a rush candle holder
Deirdre McDonnell
Moycullen exhibit
Deirdre McDonnell
Hazel and Mary from Moycullen Historical Society
Deirdre McDonnell
Sean from Skehana
Deirdre McDonnell
View of the Abbey from the castle
Deirdre McDonnell
Dining table in the hall of the castle
Deirdre McDonnell
The hall in the castle
Deirdre McDonnell
View from the hall
Deirdre McDonnell
Weapon used in battle
Deirdre McDonnell
View of the Abbey
Deirdre McDonnell
Decorative panel at side of fire place
Deirdre McDonnell
Fireplace
Deirdre McDonnell
Fire place
Deirdre McDonnell
The floor in the castle
Deirdre McDonnell
All this wood work was fitted together without any nails
Deirdre McDonnell
Body Armour
Deirdre McDonnell
The reception hall
Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Deirdre McDonnell
Getting ready for the tour
Deirdre McDonnell
Waiting for the tour
Deirdre McDonnell
Waiting for the tour of the castle
Deirdre McDonnell
Before the tour
Deirdre McDonnell
Before the tour of the castle
Deirdre McDonnell
Before the tour
Deirdre McDonnell
Discussing the castle
Deirdre McDonnell
Chairperson of Galway County Council
Deirdre McDonnell
Milltown Heritage featured their selection of churns and luncheon menu on the Gastronomy banner
Deirdre McDonnell
Marie Mannion
Deirdre McDonnell
Entertainment on the day
Deirdre McDonnell
These two ladies enjoyed the day.
Deirdre McDonnell

We had a fantastic day at Claregalway Castle on the 6th September 2017. Milltown Heritage Group’s exhibition included these items:

  • Contemporary copy of an egg basket
  • Rushlight and candle-holder
  • Blow Ltd glass butter churn
  • Vintage dash butter churn (hand operated)
  • Antique/vintage barrel butter churn (hand operated) c. 1910
  • Aluminium, two-handled, cream/milk strainer
  • Silver-painted, ten-gallon, two-handled milk churn
  • Mrs Beeton’s Recipe Book 
  • Kettle, pot and pan

 

This page was added on 11/09/2017.

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