Monthly Archives: August 2011

Irwin, PA

A small town, Irwin, Pennsylvania, was settled first by Mattias Cowan in 1761. However, the true founder of Irwin was Colonel John Irwin, an Ireland native and fur trader. He and his son led the construction of what is now … Continue reading

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Upcoming Celtic Festivals  Mclain Festival Sept 3 Carlisle Pa . 19th Annual Pittsburgh, PA Irish Festival September 9,10,11. Riverplex Center, Sandcastle Drive, West Homestead, Pennsylvania Ligonier Highland Games 2011 is an annual celebration of Celtic traditions held on September 10. 23, … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Cuileann Posts.  As you may or may not know Cuileann is gailec for Holly, so I thought it appropiate since our family crest sports three holly leaves representing truth. These posts will be as frequent as you want … Continue reading

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