Museums of Mayo - museums to visit in County Mayo

Gold medal - Bonn oir

Kiltimagh Railway Museum, County Mayo

Gold quatrefoil medal with fine filigree work, 11/2" in diameter, with two loops at top, and inscription on front, 'St. Lucy's, 1908,' and on back, 'Won by J Kelly of NJ HBC'

Medal awarded on Jame Kelly's defeating John Bowles of Limerick in World Handball Championship at Brooklyn Handball Club, 1908

Medal awarded to James 'Champ' Kelly of Main St., Kiltimagh, who was then serving in the New York Police. Medal donated by 'Champ' Kelly's nephew, Sonny Conlon, of Gurteen, Co. Sligo

Opening Hours

Daily 2pm - 6pm June to September

Come and share our experience for yourselves. You will be most welcome.

Kiltimagh Railway Museum
Kiltimagh
County Mayo
Ireland

Tel: + 353 (0) 94 938 1132
Email: solanb@gofree.indigo.ie

Publications

  • Parish History, Kiltimagh, Our Life and Times, by Peter Sobolewski & Betty Solan. Price £15 (plus postage)
  • Sean Lavan, produced in conjunction with Kiltimagh GAA: Price £3 (plus postage)

| Kiltimagh Museum | Railway History |
| Raftery | Mike Hogarty | Father Denis O'Hara | Gene Tunney | Sean Lavan |

Items of interest to be viewed at Kiltimagh Railway Museum
| Abacus Ball-frame | Apron | Barber's Pole and Chair | Bedspread or Quilt | Bicycle Permit | Clay Pipe | Copying Press | Cosmetics | Doll | Farming Implements | Gas Lamp | Gas Meter | Gold medal | Life Jacket | Model Locomotive | Locked draws | Glass Case | Olympic Crest 1924 | Police hat and badge | Pottery Hot Water Bottle | Ration Book | Replicas of Boston Famine Memorial | Scales | Scales for eggs | School Clock | Sculpture of the Station Master | Sketch of Raftery | Staff Key | Sundial | Sword | Wooden Trap | Wooden Cradle |