Biddy Boys 1970s. Killorglin, Co Kerry Ireland. February 2nd festival to celebrate the Celtic Saint Bridgid. A doll - St Bridgid - is taken from house to house by even the youngest Biddy Boys.
Biddy Boys 1970s. Killorglin Co Kerry Ireland.
Biddy Boys 1970s. Killorglin, Co Kerry Ireland. February 2nd festival to celebrate the Celtic Saint Bridgid. A doll - St Bridgid - is taken from house to house by even the youngest Biddy Boys.

Filename: childhood 1970s rural Co KERRY KILLORGLIN BIDDY BOYS FOLKLORE CUSTOM IRELAND 9 .jpg
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 13 May 2011
Location: KILLORGLIN CO KERRY IRELAND
Credit: HOMER SYKES
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