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Footing the Turf

Type: Article
BY JACK HARTE Taken from Scéal na Móna, Vol. 13, no. 60, December 2006, p60-61. I chose the title "In the Wake of the Bagger", for my novel...

Celebration of our rich heritage

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From Source, November issue 2009 Everyone in Bord na Móna is extremely proud of its 75th anniversary and of the efforts of the current and previous...

Urbanity and Rurality – The Bord na Móna Villages of Frank Gibney

Type: Article
FERGAL MAC CABE, ARCHITECT AND TOWN PLANNER Taken from Scéal na Móna, Vol. 13, no. 60, December 2006, p50-52. So far as is known Frank Gibney...

Turf Camp Memories

Type: Article
By: John Clohessy Taken from "A Path Through the Bog", John P. Larkin & Owen Denneny, 1995, p6-9. In the forties there was little or no work...

The Great Day on the Bog – Lá na Móna

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Taken from Catholic Bulletin, Vol. 24, May 1934, p424-427 THE great plain, stretching westwards some thirty miles from Dublin is probably the...

Philosophy On The Bog

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Taken from Catholic Bulletin, Vol. 25, June 1935, p472-478. See Through The Telescope Of History. "To see Ireland as it ought to be seen," wrote...

My Recollection of the Cottage Schemes

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By Sean Mc Namara Taken from "A Path Through the Bog", John P. Larkin & Owen Denneny, 1995, p24-27. I am Sean Mc Namara, born in 1923 in Co....

Sustainable

Type: Photo Album
Peatlands are a finite resource, they are a unique part of our landscape heritage. Our vision - A New Contract with Nature - begins our journey out...

Founding Father Dr. C. S. “Todd” Andrews 1901-1985

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Taken from Scéal na Móna, Vol. 13, no. 41, April 2002, p18-21. In conversations with Scéal na Móna Dr C. S. Andrews, the First Managing Director...

General

Type: Photo Album
These photographs show the contribution of Bord na Móna to the local communities in our heartland. From housing estates to exhibitions and employment...

Exhibition

Type: Photo Album
The photographs in the exhibition section display artefacts and information relevant to Bord na Móna's technical, social, economic and environmental...

Early Days: The Kildare Scheme and the Turf Camps

Type: Article
BY MAUREEN GILL-CUMMINS Taken from Scéal na Móna, Vol. 13, no. 60, December 2006, p70-72. The first real progress with regard to utilizing the...

Droichead Nua and Edenderry, Christmas 1944

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Taken from An Sleán, Vol. 1, no. 13, January 1945, p3-4. A very successful invasion operation was carried out on Sunday, 24th December, 1944, and the...

Marino Waltz advertising campaign

Type: Video
The company came up with the Marino Waltz campaign in the 1986 and it was a hugh success running for many years afterwards.

Bord na Móna ~ with nature

Type: Video
This animation was produced for the Heartland Exhibition and shows our journey towards sustainable and renewable energy, services and products.

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