Monday, 04 November 2019 19:14

Early 20th Century Hurley Making

  Irish Heritage Craft of HurleyMaking of Times Past recalled by ScoreBoardMemories.com    In The Irish Home of Hurling and HurleyMaking at Thurles, Co. Tipperary, The Ryan Camánmakers of Cabra Terrace, from 1920 to 1930, were a prominent family of Hurleymakers.   This is a story about the craft and making of hurleys in Thurles, Co. Tipperary, in times past and the author, the son of a Thurles hurleymaker from Cabra Terrace, stated that as a child, he developed a grá for the smell of timber and the aroma stayed with him…