A visit to a small village with a big history.
The Deserted Village on Achill island, Co. Mayo, is a small place with a big history.
With thanks to Gerard Mangan for being our guide.
The Almanac of Ireland was presented by Manchán Magan and produced by Colette Kinsella.
This series is a Red Hare Media production for RTÉ Radio and it was partially funded by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland with the television license fee.
All music is by Blue Dot Sessions.