Artefacts in Killimor

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Salad Spoon, Fork and a Butter Decorator

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Pens with Nibs, Pencil (Lead inserted)

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Bible Holder

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Inhaler for adults

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Inhaler for children

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Hat-Pin holder

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Jar for loose strands of hair and a Curling Tongs

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Thatching Needle

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Fork for lifting joints of meat, Thermometer and Case

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Various Irons used to iron men’s shirt fronts, frills on blouses etc.

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Back: Embroidery Moulds

Front: Devices for use when darning socks and gloves

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Noggins or Porringers

Front: Egg-cup made locally from cow’s horn

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Basket and Brush for crumbs

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Spills Holders
(held thin strips of wood or twisted paper for lighting fires, candles etc.)

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Needle-Work Basket

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Bell used in Oratory in Ramore House

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Clay Pipe

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Painting with bog oak frame
(wedding present in 1896)

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Oil Painting from entrance hall, Ramore House

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Dish for serving roasts (called “The Goose Dish”)

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Paper-Weight, (bog oak)

Trinket Holder, (bog oak)

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Dressing Table
(cost two guineas in 1877)

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Goose Dish

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School Slate used by Francis MacDermott, Ramore House

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Winnowing Machine used to extract weeds from corn when threshed by horse-powered thresher

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Wedgewood Fruit Dishes
(c. 1931)

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Honey Jar

Tea Infuser (blue and white)

Pewter Mustard Pot

Amber Stone

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Singer Sewing Foot-Machine

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Music Timer

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Mobile Forge

Fuel on top, bellows underneath

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“Cathedral Heater”

showing interior with lamp (100 candle power)

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Exterior of “Cathedral Heater”

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Carriage Lamps

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Bronze Candlestick (Greek God, Pan, standing on base)

2 Bronze Vases (cost 1s. 3d. each in 1896)

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Tall Tilly Lamp

Hand Lamp with handle

Sacred Heart Lamp

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Brass Table Lamp

(wedding present in 1896)

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Table Lamp with pink bowl and crockery base

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Candle Holder for use on stormy night

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Quern for grinding corn

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Writing Bureau

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Drawing-room Chair

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Carbide Lamp used by postman during dark winter months

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Tumbler bearing the inscription “Thomas Conniffe – Post Office – Killimore”

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Sample of registered letter, 1932

This page was added on 17/02/2017.

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