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Climbing Slemish

An Ulster Memoir

by Dennis Kennedy

  • 334 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Trafford Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8432336M
    ISBN 101412099439
    ISBN 109781412099431
    OCLC/WorldCa84986901

    Nowadays climbing Slemish in his honour is not just a walk in his saintly footsteps, but a chance to simulate his encounter with the wilderness, serenity and beauty of the local countryside. Patrick eventually escaped and sailed back to his family in Britain. But prompted by a vision, he chose to return to Ireland on his Christian mission.   Slemish B&B: Top B&B - See traveler reviews, 44 candid photos, and great deals for Slemish B&B at Tripadvisor.5/5.

    Children’s Day - Braid Parish to include climbing Slemish, Prayer Service and BBQ (bus leaving from QUB Chaplaincy at pm) - pm A Conference and Celebration of D&C Missionaries Abroad and at Home in St Mary’s University College, Falls Rd, Belfast Sunday 20 October - . A book which will be interesting for Presbyterians, members of the Elim Pentecostal Church and journalists who may know the author, is Climbing Slemish, by Dennis Kennedy (Trafford Publishing).

    ?Border trouble: Unionist perceptions of and responses to the independent Irish state, ? by Dennis Kennedy, in Conflicts in the North of Ireland Flashpoints and Fracture Zones by Alan F. Parkinson and Eamon Phoenix, Four Courts, Dublin (Oct ). On a very cold St Patrick's Day I decided to tackle Slemish mountain just a few miles out from County Antrim village of Broughshane. Climbing Slemish mountain is a very popular thing to do every St Patrick's Day due to the legend of St Patrick being brought there to work as a /5(36).


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Climbing Slemish by Dennis Kennedy Download PDF EPUB FB2

Climbing Slemish is the story of one family connection emerging from rural Ulster at the start of the 20th Century, and living through political upheaval in Ireland, and the wider conflict of two world wars.

The impact of such events, however, is much less than that of the intense fundamental Protestantism embraced by the central characters /5(2). Climbing Slemish book, historically called Slieve Mish (from Irish: Sliabh Mis, meaning "Mis's mountain"), is a small mountain in County Antrim, Northern lies a few miles east of Ballymena, in the townland of Carnstroan.

Tradition holds that Saint Patrick, enslaved as a youth, was brought to this area and tended sheep herds on Slemish, and that during this time he found on: Antrim, Northern Ireland. Climbing Slemish: An Ulster Memoir Kindle Edition by Dennis Kennedy (Author) › Visit Amazon's Dennis Kennedy Page.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). Climbing Slemish is a humorous and at times tragic account of four inter-connected Ulster families over more than a century. The book was originally intended to be a novel, a portrait of a small and often misunderstood minority in Ireland, the deeply religious, evangelical Protestant working class in rural and urban Ulster, generally unionist.

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out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and /5(4). Slemish features in Dennis Kennedy's book Climbing Slemish. The book chronicles the history of a family over a whole century of Northern Irish life. [8] Annalistic references.

See Annals of Inisfallen (AI) AI Kl. The battle of Sliab Mis, in which Nia, son of Cú [] Allaid, fell. Gallery. This book was recently launched at the Irish Writers Centre in Dublin by John Horgan, Irish Press Ombudsman. Climbing Slemish: An Ulster Memoir, Trafford, Second edition Ormeau Books Forging an Identity: Ireland at the Millennium, the Evolution of a Concept — Irish Association Publication –.

Slemish, historically called Slieve Mish (from Irish: Sliabh Mis), is a mountain in County Antrim, Northern lies a few miles east of Ballymena, in the townland of Carnstroan. Tradition holds that Saint Patrick, enslaved as a youth, was brought to this area and tended sheep herds on Slemish, and that during this time he found God.

Slemish is the remains of the plug of an extinct. I never knew there was a St Patrick's Wishing Chair on the summit of Slemish. And then I picked up a copy of retired journalist Dennis Kennedy's book called, indeed, Climbing Slemish and there on.

Slemish features in Dennis Kennedy's book Climbing Slemish. The book chronicles the history of a family over a whole century of Northern Irish life. [3] Annalistic references. See Annals of Inisfallen (AI) AI Kl. The battle of Sliab Mis,in which Nia, son of Cú [] Allaid, fell.

GalleryListing: Marilyn. Slemish Mountain, Broughshane: See 36 reviews, articles, and 27 photos of Slemish Mountain, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 8 attractions in Broughshane/5(36). Slemish Mountain, Broughshane: Address, Slemish Mountain Reviews: /5. Europe ; there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected.

Please choose a different date. Slemish Mountain. Many people were climbing and this is something I intend doing in future/5(36). Slemish on St Patrick's Day On a very cold St Patrick's Day I decided to tackle Slemish mountain just a few miles out from County Antrim village of Broughshane.

Climbing Slemish mountain is a very popular thing to do every St Patrick's Day due to the legend of St Patrick being brought there to work as a 36 TripAdvisor reviews. The wonderful, Pure Blarney band is confirmed for the free music stage in Broughshane on St Patrick's Day (afternoon).

Great foot-tapping, hand-clapping tunes will get you all up for a dance. Pipers, fiddlers, Naturally North Coast and Glens Market, kids craft, street theatre, medals and certificates for those climbing Slemish.

Slemish What a view. we went up slemish on a gorgeous sunny afternoon there was quite a few people there taking photos during their walk up, unfortunately I didnt have a camera with us but that means I will just have to go back again/5(36). Slemish Mountain, Co Antrim.

Getting there: Slemish is east of Ballymena, Co Antrim and is well signposted from the Ballymena nearest village is tiny Buckna to the north. Time/distance. Slemish, historically called Slieve Mish (from Irish: Sliabh Mis), is a mountain in County Antrim, Northern lies a few miles east of Ballymena, in the townland of Carnstroan.

Tradition holds that Saint Patrick, enslaved as a youth, was brought to this area and tended sheep herds on Slemish, and that during this time he found God. Slemish Mountain is one of the definitive places to see in Co Antrim and is open year-round. Slemish is also a major historical site in Northern Ireland.

According to legend Slemish is said to be where the boy slave Saint Patrick tended herds for his master Miluic in the 5th century, and ever since has been a place of pilgrimage on St Patrick.

After his capture, Patrick tended sheep and pigs as a slave on Slemish Mountain, near Broughshane, County Antrim. Nowadays climbing Slemish in his honour is not just a walk in his saintly footsteps, but a chance to simulate his encounter with the wilderness, serenity and beauty of the local countryside.Climbing Slemish: An Ulster Memoir it was amazing avg rating — 1 rating — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving 4/5.Slemish has excelled in the areas of customer care and hospitality and has been awarded the Visit Scotland 4 Star Gold rating.

We are also a member of Scotland's Best B and have achieved a healthy living award, having met and demonstrated an ongoing commitment to national standards and practice.

We are pleased to welcome guests with many interests including hillwalking, climbing.