The following items are available directly from the offices of Comhar Dún Chaocháin Teo, Ceathrú Thaidhg, Béal an Átha, Co. Mhaigh Eo. We accept cheque only at the present time as we do not have a credit card facility. Orders can be placed by e-mail:
Dún Chaocháin CD ROM (€15 incl P&P)
This outstanding, bilingual CD on placenames gives an insight into the heritage
of Dún Chaocháin – a Gaeltacht area in north Co Mayo. Around 1,500 of these
are mapped, with accurate accounts and explanations of their origins. Sounds
and photographs of the local environment are given, as well as stories and
songs. The CD provides a breadth of information - now made available to the
widest public - whether for pure enjoyment or research.
Book entitled ‘Placenames and Heritage of Dún Chaocháin’ (€20 incl P&P)
This bilingual book contains a wealth of folklore on the extraordinary heritage, which is everywhere to be seen in the Gaeltacht of Dún Chaocháin, in Co Mayo. Indeed, the publication is a rich source of learning on many aspects of the living culture of the Gaelic race. There are valuable records of rich, oral tradition which is known by the present generation and is now preserved for future generations.