In this episode, Tom Kenny is looking at the history of an old Galway business, ‘ Galway Hosiery’. He reads from a former employees time working in the business. Ronnie O’Gorman is looking at Mitchell Henry and Kylemore abbey along with Parnell. This is the final part in his series on Henry.
‘The Corrib Hosiery Factory’ by Tom Kenny
‘A pale granite dream, afloat on its own reflection’ by Ronnie O’Gorman
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This podcast is brought to you by Galway City Museum in partnership with The Galway Advertiser and features two of Galway’s finest writers and storytellers, Ronnie O’Gorman and Tom Kenny. Elaborating on topics they have covered in the paper in the Galway Diary and Old Galway section, and many other aspects of Galway life and history, they bring their inimitable style to allow you relax, listen and enjoy.