Launch of Slieveardagh Mining Museum, Old School, The Commons

The mining museum was offically opened on March 1st 2012 with many ex-miners and their families attending on the night.

The mining museum was offically opened on March 1st 2012 with many ex-miners and their families attending on the night.

Mining family members from Dublin, London and New York have contacted the school congratulating them and looking for information.

If anyone would like to donate any other pieces, you can do so by contacting Mick at 052 9154871.

Pictured, Phil Moloney with lamp and battery pack, wearing miner’s helmet belong to Michael Lawlor.

See the Tipperary Star for our full page of photographs from the night