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Direendraugh, Blackwater, Sneem, County Kerry Ireland 1992: Farmer Jerome O’Leary poses with his cow known as 'Big Bertha', a 48 years old Droimeann cow who appeared in the Guinness Book of Records as the world's oldest cow. In this photograph she was pregnant with her record breaking 39 calf born soon afterwards.
Big Bertha died on New Year's Eve 1993.
Photo: Don MacMonagle