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,  paraded through the street by Biddy Boys.
BIDDY BOYS EIRE SOUTHERN 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, paraded through the street by Biddy Boys.

Filename: BIDDY BOY HOLDING HUGE BIDDY TRADITIONAL STRAW CONICAL HAT ST BRIDGID'S BRIDGET'S DAY FEBRUARY 1970S 6.jpg
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 13 May 2011
Location: KILLORGLIN CO KERRY IRELAND
Credit: HOMER SYKES
Copyright:
Model Release: No
Property Release: No
Restrictions:
Direct Link:
Keywords:
  • Biddy Boys
  • Killorglin
  • Kerry
  • Saints Day
  • St Bridgid
  • ST BRIDGET’S
  • Folk custom
  • Folklore
  • rural
  • IRELAND
  • EIRE
  • IRISH
  • ARCHIVE STOCK
  • 1970S
  • 70S
  • TRAVEL STOCK
  • ANNUAL EVENT
  • FEBRUARY
  • NO SPECTATORS
  • DISGUISE
  • MASK
  • BIDDY DOLL
  • TRADITIONAL
  • STRAW CONICAL
  • HAT
  • Southern Ireland
  • mummers
  • mumming
  • 1972