Annals Of The Four Masters Get A Mention During The All-Ireland Final

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Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh manages to tell listeners about the Annals of the Four Masters completed in 1616 AD during his commentary on an All-Ireland Senior Football Final between Dublin and Donegal.

  • Title
    Annals Of The Four Masters
  • 1st Broadcast
    20/09/1992
  • Contributor
    Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh
  • Clip Duration
    00:01:44
  • Material Type
    Audio
  • Series title
    Sunday Sport
  • Clip title
    Annals Of The Four Masters Get A Mention During The All-Ireland Final
  • Extended description

    Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh manages to tell listeners about the Annals of the Four Masters completed in 1616 AD during his commentary on an All-Ireland Senior Football Final between Dublin and Donegal.

    "Donegal might have been waiting for a hundred years to come here. The Four Masters history might have ended in 1616 but Donegal of 92 are there with Dublin's Jack Sheedy attacking..."

    Annals of the Four Masters, completed in 1616, are a chronicle of Medieval history.

  • Information

    'Sunday Sport' is a weekly sports programme on RTÉ Radio 1 covering all the sporting action.

    This episode of 'Sunday Sport' was broadcast on 20 September, 1992.

    The accompanying image shows RTÉ GAA sports commentator Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh, in a publicity photograph taken for the RTÉ Guide in 1982.
    © RTÉ Archives 2098/044

  • Local keywords
    Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh, Annals of the Four Masters, All-Ireland, Sports Commentary
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Sport
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1992
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    AA5023
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    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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