“Naming Ground” film launched in Inistioge

The Rocks, Kilcross
The Rocks, Kilcross, Townland

“Naming Ground” a new short film commissioned by the Heritage Office, with funding from Creative Ireland, as part of our Kilkenny Field Name Project was launched on Tues 5th December 2017 at Cois Abhann, Inistioge. The 8 minute film is a celebration of local heritage and of the relationship between people and place, language and landscape in the Inistioge and Clonamery area. View it here

At the launch of “Naming Ground” film in Inistioge were: Mary Mulholland, Director of Services; Cllr. Michael Doyle, Mayor Kilkenny City; Alan Counihan, Project Co-ordinator; Jack Knox, Field Names volunteer; Shane Hatton, Filmmaker; Carmel Cummins, Field Names volunteer; Dearbhala Ledwidge, Heritage Officer; Nora Brennan, Field Names volunteer; Cllr. Fidelis Doherty.