Gastronomy Launch

Claregalway Castle 6th September 2017

Photos by Hany Marzouk, Deirdre McDonnell and Dave Collins

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
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Our exhibition of butter churns
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Margaret and Pauline discussing how to make butter
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Frank, Pauline and Margaret discuss a rush candle holder
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Moycullen exhibit
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Hazel and Mary from Moycullen Historical Society
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Sean from Skehana
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
View of the Abbey from the castle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Dining table in the hall of the castle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
The hall in the castle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
View from the hall
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Weapon used in battle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
View of the Abbey
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Decorative panel at side of fire place
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Fireplace
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Fire place
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
The floor in the castle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
All this wood work was fitted together without any nails
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Body Armour
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
The reception hall
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
The entrance hall
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Getting ready for the tour
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Waiting for the tour
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Waiting for the tour of the castle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Before the tour
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Before the tour of the castle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Before the tour
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Discussing the castle
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Chairperson of Galway County Council
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Milltown Heritage featured their selection of churns and luncheon menu on the Gastronomy banner
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Marie Mannion
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Entertainment on the day
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
These two ladies enjoyed the day.
Photo: Deirdre McDonnell
Milltown Heritage showcasing food heritage
Photo: Dave Collins
Frank Glynn catching up with Christy Cunniffe at Claregalway Castle
Photo: Dave Collins

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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