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The Allihies Copper Mine, West Cork

  Back in May I finally got the opportunity to see it for myself. Allihies Copper Mine was at some point in the mid 1800’s, the largest copper mining operation in Europe and once the copper production dwindled in the … Continue reading

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Tyndall, Cork City

According to the Wikipedia article, the Tyndall National Institute¬†specialises in “ICT hardware research, commercialisation of technology and the education of next generation researchers”. It was also included in the Queen’s¬†itinerary¬†on her visit to Cork in May 2011.

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