Welcome to the Captain Francis O’Neill memorial website Tralibane, Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland

We are a dedicated committee from the parish near O’Neill’s native home place of Tralibane, Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland who have erected a life-size bronze monument depicting Captain Francis O’Neill playing a flute as a memorial.

Captain Francis O’Neill

Tunes and songs picked up from his parents and visiting musicians at the family home in West Cork that were to form the basis of one of the most remarkable collections of Irish music, published in the early years of the last century.
The Music of Ireland (1903), was compiled and edited in Chicago by O’Neill (1848-1936).

Tralibane – Francis O’Neill’s Homestead

News and Events are listed below:

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Annual Pattern Day 2018

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Mid-Summer Open Air Dance 21st June 2018

Mid-Summer Open Air Dance

@

The O’Neill Monument

Tralibane

Thursday 21st June 2018

8:30PM

(weather permitting)

More Details Later

In aid of The Captain Francis O’Neill Fund

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Annual Walk and Pattern Day 9th September 2018

Annual O’Neill Walk

From

Tralibane Bridge

to

The O’Neill Monument Tralibane

Sunday 9th September 2018

2:00pm

followed by

Annual Pattern Day

Open Air Platform Dancing

@

The O’Neill Monument Tralibane

Sunday 9th September 2018

2:30pm

More Details Later

In aid of The Captain Francis O’Neill Fund

 

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Mary K Sullivan RIP

The Captain Francis O’Neill Memorial Co. wish to acknowledge the Death of one of their Directors Mary K O’Sullivan

Mary passed away in 2017

She was a valued member of the O’Neill Co. for the past twenty years. She is survived by her sister Jane her brother-in-laws, nieces, nephews and their families

Ar dheis De go raibh a h-anam dilis

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