Rayne’s Shoes – A Tipperary Tale

Rayne’s Shoes – A Tipperary Tale

Rayne’s were the world’s most glamorous shoes in the 20th century, when Royalty and Hollywood wore them with gusto. Their story began with the Ryans of Cahir, County Tipperary. Become a member of Turtle’s History Library to access all areas, €12/year...
Beere of Dublin

Beere of Dublin

The Beere family were one of Dublin’s leading gold and silversmith dynasties during the Georgian Age. This story also touches on Thekla Beere, the volcanic island of St. Helena and other ancestors of the family who would go on to found the Abrakebabra chain in...