The Eilean Mor Lighthouse Mystery

The Eilean Mor Lighthouse Mystery On the 26th December 1900, a small ship was making its way to the Flannan Islands in the remote Outer Hebridies. Its destination was the lighthouse at Eilean Mor, a remote island which (apart from its lighthouse keepers) was completely uninhabited. Although uninhabited, the island has always sparked people’s interest….

Castle Mary

Originally posted on Housetorian:
….and the next estate is Castle Mary. what lay beyond that doorway….who used this gate or was not allowed to use this gate……… what secrets would lie beyond…… Once again I had to find out who lived in this old property behind all these formidable walls. This story reads of Irish…

Trabolgan Country Estate

Originally posted on Housetorian:
Here I am….researching the next property,  while others are watching the Royal wedding. Little did I know that this property would be so closely linked to the very one that was getting married…. Take the journey to Trabolgan Estate with me  were sadly very little of the original buildings remain…..learn of…

Thursday Doors

Originally posted on Jean Reinhardt:
You would be forgiven for thinking these very large and decorative Thursday Doors belong to a place of worship. In fact, more playing than praying goes on in ‘Cyprus Avenue’ – a live music venue on Caroline Street in Cork city. I’m not sure what type of business operated from…