FLASHES FROM THE PAST

Mr Gerry Fitt

Mr Gerry Fitt, St Patrick’s, Donegall St

Dr Seán Donnelly, Barrack St

Press Eye – Northern Ireland – 26th October 2016
Danske Bank Mageean Cup Final – St Mary’s CBGS, Belfast v St Killian’s, Garron Tower at The Dub.
St Mary’s Odhran McKenna and brother C.J McKenna celebrate along with Rory Clarke from Danske Bank.
Photographer – © Matt Mackey / Press Eye

St Mary’s 1982 Reunion

Professor Pol O Dochartaigh visiting his old school, St.Mary’s CBGS

Br Tim Monaghan, Bishop A Farquhar, Fr Fred Hanson, Fr R Fullerton, Br Lynam ( Photo taken in Airfield House)

Eamonn Mallie – a former Abbey Pupil

Mr Eamon McFlynn, Mr Gerry Cullen, Mr Jim Sheerin, Mr Phil Cullen, Mr Eddie Collins

St Mary’s Class of ’82 at a Reunion in February 2013

Rory O’Prey (Former Head of German), Séamus Bennett (Former Senior , Seán Mahon (Former Pupil and Current Chair, Board of Governors), Chris Tracey (Former Pupil and Former Governor), Zeta Sheerin (Jim Sheerin’s Better Half), Jim Sheerin (Former Principal), Maurice McGrath (Former Head of Mathematics), Ollie McCann (Former Head of History).

Aaron McCormack – Omagh CBGS

An Br Tom Beausang i nGaoth Dóbhair sna caogaidí/seascaidí

Fr Joe McDonald. Former Brother. Former Principal of Abbey CBS. Former Head of RE, St Mary’s. Former pupil of St Mary’s and CBS, Glen Rd.

Mr Barney McElholme, former Member of ERST past pupil of Omagh CBGS and An tUas Micheál Ó Máirtín, present Director of ERST and former pupil of Social Mhuire na mBráithre.

EDMUND RICE SCHOOLS TRUST: Around the table: Professor Peter Finn, Br Edmund Garvey, Mr Gerry Scannell, Br Denis Gleeson, Mr John Cooley, Mr Paul Cooper, Dr Éamon Phoenix, Professor Muredach Dynan, Mr Barney McIIholme, Mr John Devine, An tUas Micheál Ó Máirtín, Mr Roddy Tierney, Mrs Yvonne McCool.
Standing: Mr Paul Shevlin, An tUas Caoimhín de Búrca, Mrs Geraldine McLaverty.

 

 

 

Mr Maurice McKevitt retired May ’17. Pupil, Head of Irish, Senior teacher and of late, Irish Assistant, after 50 years at the Abbey!

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Mr Paul Cooper, Director – ERST. Former Pupil of St Mary’s

Caoimhín de Búrca agus a rang ardleibhéal fiche bliain ó shin.

St Malachy’s, Oxford St

St Patrick’s, Donegall St

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St Mary's, Divis Street

St Mary’s, Divis Street

St Mary’s, Barrack St

CBS, Hardinge St

Armagh CB Primary

Armagh CB Primary

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Michael Ryan. General Manager of Bombardier NI and Vic-President. St Aidan's PS and St Mary's CBGS

Michael Ryan. General Manager of Bombardier NI and Vice-President. St Aidan’s PS and St Mary’s CBGS.

Br Gough Past pupil of St Mary's

Br Gough, Past pupil of St Mary’s

Mr A McConnell Principal, Omagh CBGS. Former pupil.

Mr A McConnell
Principal, Omagh CBGS. Former pupil.

Mr Jerome Quinn. Omagh CBGS

Mr Jerome Quinn. Omagh CBGS

Mr Pat Jennings. Abbey CBGS

Mr Pat Jennings.
Abbey CBGS

Professor Joe Nellis

Professor Joe Nellis, Barrack St

Monsignor Tom Bartley. St Mary's, Barrack St

Monsignor Tom Bartley. St Mary’s, Barrack St. His father taught in Barrack St.

Prof Dermot Diamond

Prof Dermot Diamond

An Dr Pól Ó Muirí

An Dr Pól Ó Muirí

Mr Edmund Sweeney, Former Principal of St Colman's Abbey PS

Mr Edmund Sweeney, Former Principal of St Colman’s Abbey PS and CB Past Pupil

Mr Dermot McGovern, Principal of Abbey CBGS and Former Pupil

Mr Dermot McGovern, Principal of Abbey CBGS and Former Pupil

Mr Jim Sheerin, Former Principal of St Mary's CBGS and former pupil

Mr Jim Sheerin, Former Principal of St Mary’s CBGS and former pupil

Mr Roddy Tierney, Former Principal of Omagh CBGS, Former Pupil and ERST Trustee

Mr Roddy Tierney, Former Principal of Omagh CBGS, Former Pupil and ERST Trustee

Micheál Ó Máirtín

Micheál Ó Máirtín, Barrack St

Mr Martin Short Principal: Holy Child Ps

Mr Martin Short
Principal: Holy Child PS. St Mary’s CBGS

An tOllamh Séamus Mac Mathúna. Iarscoláire Scoil Mhuire

An tOllamh Séamus Mac Mathúna. Iarscoláire Scoil Mhuire

Scoláirí Scoil Mhuire sa Ghaeltacht sna caogáidí.

Scoláirí Scoil Mhuire sa Ghaeltacht sna caogáidí. Taobh amuigh de stáisiún leictreachais BSL.            Ó chlé: Brian Ó Lochlainn (An Astráil), ??, ??, ??, Breandán Ó Rathallaigh, Aodán Ó Dálaigh agus Seán Maguidhir

 

An Br Beaglaoch

An Br Béaglaoich

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Scoláirí gaeltachta ag Cloch Mhór Léim an tSionnaigh.

Scoláirí gaeltachta ag Cloch Mhór Léim an tSionnaigh.

Éamon Ó Ruairc

Éamon Ó Ruairc

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Edmund Rice PS, Pim St

Edmund Rice PS, Pim St

Edmund Rice Primary

Edmund Rice Primary

Mr Frank Bunting INTO

Mr Frank Bunting
INTO (St Mary’s, Barrack St)

Séamus Ó Tuama, Príomhoide Bhunscoil Phobal Feirste

Séamus Ó Tuama, Príomhoide Bhunscoil Phobal Feirste. Iarscoláire Scoil Naomh Muire

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Mr John Devine. Former Principal of Edmund Rice PS. St Mary’s, Barrack St.

Bishop Patrick Walsh, Former pupil of St Mary's, Barrack St

Bishop Patrick Walsh, Former pupil of St Mary’s, Barrack St

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Mrs Geraldine McLaverty. Former Director of ERST and present Member. Former VP in St Louise’s, Belfast.

Mrs Yvonne McCool. Former Chair of St Mary's CBGS and Former Parent

Mrs Yvonne McCool. Former Chair of St Mary’s CBGS and Former Parent. Member and former Director, ERST.

Mr Micky Harte Omagh CBS

Mr Micky Harte
Omagh CBS

First Recipient of the Edmund Rice Medal

Ciarán Rogan Translink

Ciarán Rogan
Translink. St Mary’s CBGS

Prof Seán Doran

Prof Seán Doran. St Mary’s CBGS

John Larkin QC Attorney General

John Larkin QC
Attorney General. St Mary’s CBGS

Mr Eddie McArdle, Trustee, Former CB Parent

Mr Eddie McArdle, Trustee, Former St Mary’s Parent

Mr Gerry Scannell, Former Acting Principal of CBS, Glen Road and former pupil

Mr Gerry Scannell, Former Acting Principal of CBS, Glen Road and former pupil

 

Aodán Mac Póilin, iar-scoláire Scoil Mhuire agus iar-mhúinteoir Scoil Mhuire a fuair bás ar 29ú na Nollag 2016.

Aodán Mac Póilin, iarscoláire Scoil Mhuire agus iarmhúinteoir Scoil Mhuire a fuair bás ar 29ú na Nollag 2016. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam uasal.

Caoimhín de Barca, Iar-phríomhoide Scoil Mhuire na mBráithre

Caoimhín de Búrca, IarPhríomhoide Scoil Mhuire na mBráithre agus iarscoláire CBS, Bóthar an Ghleanna

 

Br Fergus O'Reilly, Former Principal of St Aidan's PS

Br Fergus O’Reilly, Former Principal of St Aidan’s PS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Vincent McBrierty, Former pupil of St Mary's, Barrack St

Professor Vincent McBrierty, Former pupil of St Mary’s, Barrack St

An tUas Máirtín Ó Muilleoir, Former pupil of St Mary's CBGS

An tUas Máirtín Ó Muilleoir, St Mary’s CBGS

Justice Brian McElholm, Former pupil of Omagh CBs and Trustee of ERST

Justice Brian McElholm, Former pupil of Omagh CBS and former Trustee of ERST

Mr Paul Brannigan Former Principal of Omagh CBS. Former pupil of Greenpark CBS, Armagh

Mr Paul Brannigan
Former Principal of Omagh CBS. Former pupil of Greenpark CBS, Armagh

Professor Peter Finn, Greenpark CBS, Armagh

Professor Peter Finn, Greenpark CBS, Armagh

 

Professor Muredach Dynan, Barrack St

Professor Muredach Dynan, Barrack St.

Mr Micky Harte Omagh CBS

Mr Mickey Harte
Omagh CBS

Martin McGuinness MLS, Deputy First Minister. CBS, Brow of the Hill

Martin McGuinness MLS, Deputy First Minister.
CBS, Brow of the Hill

John Larkin QC Attorney General

John Larkin QC Attorney General St Mary’s CBGS

"Wee" Joe Devlin MP

“Wee” Joe Devlin MP, St Mary’s, Divis Street

 

Mr Michael Hilton RIP, Former Chair of Governors of Edmund Rice PS and St Patrick’s PS

Brow of the Hill

Brian Friel taught in the Brow of the Hill in the 1950s.

Brian Friel taught in the Brow of the Hill in the 1950s.

Dr Éamon Phoenix

Dr Éamon Phoenix, Oxford Street and St Mary’s, CBGS.

Professor Joe Nellis

Professor Joe Nellis, St Mary’s CBGS

Justice John O'Hara

Justice John O’Hara, St Mary’s CBGS

Fr Harry Casey SMA

Fr Harry Casey SMA, St Mary’s CBGs

Dr Barry Kelly

Dr Barry Kelly, St Mary’s CBGS and former Member of ERST

Paul Clarke UTV

Paul Clarke UTV, St Mary’s CBGS

Professor Tom Bartlett

Professor Tom Bartlett, St Mary’s Barrack St.

Monsignor Tom Bartley

Monsignor Tom Bartley, Barrack St.

Rónán Bennett

Rónán Bennett, St Mary’s CBGS

Mr Tom Frawley Ombudsman

Mr Tom Frawley
Ombudsman, St Mary’s CBGS

Fr Tim Bartlett

Fr Tim Bartlett

Dr Gerry Burns "The Burn's Report"

Dr Gerry Burns
“The Burn’s Report” St Mary’s, Barrack St

 

Prof Dermot Diamond

Prof Dermot Diamond, Former pupil St Mary’s and former teacher in St Mary’s

Mr John Devine. Director ERST. Former Principal of Edmund Rice PS. Former Pupil of St Mary’s, Barrack St.

Fr Peter McVerry SJ

Fr Peter McVerry SJ. Abbey CBGS

Mr Nial Smyth, Principal

Mr Nial Smyth, Principal of Armagh CB PS. Former Armagh County Footballer.

Mr Kevin Gough, Former Principal of Edmund Rice College. Former pupil of CBS, Glen Rd and St Mary's

Mr Kevin Gough, Former Principal of Edmund Rice College. CBS Glen Rd and St Mary’s CBGS

Bishop Patrick Walsh, Former pupil of St Mary's, Barrack St

Bishop Patrick Walsh, St Mary’s, Barrack St

Mr Kevin Gough, Mr Paul Brannigan, Mr John O'Dowd, Mr John Devine, Mr Tommy Armstrong

Mr Kevin Gough, Mr Paul Brannigan, Mr John O’Dowd, Mr John Devine, Mr Tommy Armstrong

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An tUachtarán agus an Dr. Martin McAleese, Iarscoláire Scoil Mhuire

An tUachtarán agus an Dr. Martin McAleese, Iarscoláire Scoil Mhuire

"Rinty" Monaghan

“Rinty” Monaghan, St Patrick’s, Donegall St

Bronnadh Sciath Mhic Ghiolla Bhríde

Bronnadh Sciath Mhic Ghiolla Bhríde.                                     An tUas Seán Ó Labhra, Scoil Mhuire.

 

Mr James Kelly, Veteran Journalist, Barrack St

Mr James Kelly,
Veteran Journalist,
Barrack St

Mr Peter Bunting, CBS, Glen Road

Mr Peter Bunting,
CBS, Glen Road

Mr Seamus Mallon MLA SDLP, Abbey CBS

Mr Séamus Mallon
MLA SDLP, Abbey CBS

 

 

 

Fr Fred Hanson (left)

Fr Fred Hanson (left), St Mary’s Barrack St

Mr Paul Shevlin, St Mary's, Barrack St

Mr Paul Shevlin,
St Mary’s, Barrack St

First Holy Communion Class Circa 1955/'56

First Holy Communion Class Circa 1955/’56

CBS Hardinge St 1960s

CBS Hardinge St 1960s

 

Wee Beau

Beau Beag

Mr Seán McEntee, St Mary's, Divis St

Mr Seán McEntee, St Mary’s PS, Divis St

Cardinal William Conway St Mary's, Barrack St

Cardinal William Conway
St Mary’s, Barrack St

Fr Kevin McMullan on the left, Alumnus of St Mary's CBGS

Fr Kevin McMullan, on the left, Alumnus of St Mary’s CBGS

Diospoireacht

Frank Aiken

Frank Aiken,   Abbey CBS

Alf Ó Muirí, IarUachtarán Chumann Lúthchleas Gael, 
Scoil Mhuire, Sr na Beairice

 

Prof Ciarán Carson

Prof Ciarán Carson, Barrack St

About 1955

About 1955

Scoláirí Naomh Muire ag an Ghaeltacht

Scoláirí Naomh Muire ag an Ghaeltacht

St Patrick's Qualifying Class 1854

St Patrick’s Qualifying Class 1954

Donegall St, 1949

Donegall St, 1949

Ambassador John Rowan. St Mary's CBGs

Irish Ambassador John Rowan. St Mary’s CBGS

Br Denis Gleeson, Former Principal of St Mary's CBGS

Br Denis Gleeson, Former Principal of St Mary’s CBGS