Donaghmore Living History enables communities
to celebrate, explore our diverse history and learn
more about our communities. This website ensures that
everyone can learn about have access to and can enjoy
their heritage through identification and comparison
of their experiences against the living history accounts
of the people from the Donaghmore and surrounding catchment
Donaghmore Historical Society gratefully acknowledges the development
of our website with support from Mid Ulster District Council.
Donaghmore is a typical rural village located in Co.
Tyrone, centrally located in Northern Ireland. The village
boasts an active Donaghmore Historical Society, which
has recognised the need to develop an internet-based
account of living and working conditions pre 1950’s
of the surrounding areas. BEAM (Bardic Educational Arts
& Media) were commissioned to record the recollections
of life and work looking at first hand accounts of bygone
Please note that users of the Donaghmore Living History
Website are responsible for checking the accuracy, completeness
and suitability of all information, as this site is
designed to document the personal experiences of people
from the area relating to the period 1940’s-1950’s.