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Hidden Gems
Copeland Islands
Grandma Finlay's family Christening Robe
Halyday's Castle, Newry
Hare & Greyhound, The Square, Comber, Co Down
Irish milepost, Saintfield, Co Down
Magherally Church
Memorial Cross, near Mount Stewart, Co Down
John Mitchel's Grave
Old Priory Church, Holywood
St Patrick's 'wee' Church at Seepatrick
Royal Cypher - Post Office Main Street Bangor
Steamboat Quay, Downpatrick
Union Locks, Lisburn

Forgotten People
Peadar Barry
Michael (Max) Blaney GC
Amy Carmichael
Francis Carville
Francis Rawdon Chesney
Edward Christopher Charles
William Reid Clanny - Down
Margaret Clarke
Archbishop William Crolly
Edmund De Wind VC
George Dickson
William Gibson
John Joseph Gilmore
Sarah Grand
Robert Hill Hanna VC
Morris Harding
Robert Huddleston
Thomas Hunter
Francis Hutcheson
Raymond Kelly GC
William Greenhill Lyttle
Joe McGrath
John McKay
Michael McLaverty
William MacQuitty
William Maley
Sister Ninian
Robert Lloyd Praeger
Rosamond Praeger
Amanda McKittrick Ros
William Tweedie
Helen Waddell

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