|The stile below the ancestral home of the McCall family|
Watercolour Sketches for commissioned Acrylic on canvas painting of the Mc Call ancestral home.
|McCall home. Front view 1.|
In 1580, at the pass of Glenmalure in Co. Wicklow, Fiach MacHugh O'Byrne overcame the forces of the Crown under Lord Grey de Wilton. The victory is commemorated in the song 'Follow Me Up to Carlow'
His songs which are still popular today include "Boolavogue", "The Lowlands Low", "Kelly the Boy from of Killane" and "Haste to the Wedding" . Patrick McCall died in 1919.
|McCall home - Rear view with old apple tree|
The Mc Call family still live in the area .
|McCall home - Front view 2|