(click on the link and select â€œFilming Rural Historyâ€?
Take a step back in time to the days of churning, turfcutting, Poteen making and
smuggling amongst others, in this beautiful presentation of our rural history.
With informative commentary and tranquil music this video is a must for anyone interested
After the success of The Corn Crop video, the members of Monaghan Veteran & Vintage
Club decided to put their minds together to come up with an idea for a new video
At that time, with the Millennium fast approaching, it was decided that a video re-enacting
some rural traditions and customs over the past century, would be best.
The original idea was to make one video on a few ideas that came up during early
discussions. However when filming started, several other ideas emerged and it soon
became clear that there was enough material to make a series of video tapes on these
This video was set in the 'Olden Days'
and contains detailed commentary, and traditional music.