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The Irish Tinkers

The Irish Tinkers, a community of Irish gypsies, came through Orlando in the 1980s.

Frank Sevick, Director of Religious Education at St. James Cathedral describes the nomadic lifestyle of these simple people and their welcome into the community.

Listen to this firsthand account of Orando history in    this excerpt (1:14) from an oral history interview at St. James Cathedral on August 15, 2011.

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Saint Patrick's Day at Saint James Cathedral, 1982
1982 photo of Saint Patrick's Day festivities at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando.   Photo courtesy of the Mario Mesa Photo Archives.
Saint Patrick's Day at Saint James Cathedral
You're never too young to dance a jig! 1982 photo of Saint Patrick's Day festivities in the Community Life Center at Saint James Cathedral...
The Irish Tinkers

The Irish Tinkers, a community of Irish gypsies, came through Orlando in the 1980s.

Frank Sevick, Director of Religious Education at St. James Cathedral describes the nomadic lifestyle of these simple people and their welcome into the community.

Listen to this firsthand account of Orando history in  this excerpt (below) from an oral history interview at St. James Cathedral on August 15, 2011. 




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