Aghada Sites from the Past

Here are some images that have great historical value in the community as well as historian seeking the past that was written and having an image to give substance to that history.

 Pigeon house for messenger pigeons used during the sea defense of the Western Atlantic during WW1. Pigeons were used to send messages from the ships patrolling to the admiralty house then commanded by Admiral Sir Lewis Bayly, RN.

Pigeon house for messenger pigeons used during the sea defense of the Western Atlantic during WW1. Pigeons were used to send messages from the ships patrolling to the admiralty house then commanded by Admiral Sir Lewis Bayly, RN.

 Actual Pigeon house of the people who occupied and managed the messenger pigeons during WW1.

Actual Pigeon house of the people who occupied and managed the messenger pigeons during WW1.