Talks and Visits, 2018

Below is a list of activities organised by the Greystones Archaeological & Historical Society in 2018. Those with light blue coloured text have some related material. Click on the text to look at this.


Talks and Visits, 2018

18th January 2018

Talk by Michael Fewer on 'The Life and Times of J B Malone, founder of the Wicklow Way, mapmaker, soldier, historian and author'

22nd February 2018

Talk by Deirdre McParland on 'Electrifying Moments in the History of the ESB'

22nd March 2018

The Society's AGM and Members' Night

16th – 19th April 2018

Spring outing to County Cork including Michael Collins guided tour, Nano Nagle Place, Spike Island, Damer House

20th May 2018

Vist to Dublin Castle to see the Irish Famine exhibition and the State Apartments, followed by a guided tour of the GPO Museum

17th June 2018

Visit to St Mullins, County Carlow and Duiske Abbey, County Kilkenny

22nd July 2018

Visit to Curraghmore House and Gardens in Portlaw, County Waterford

21st-22nd September 2018

La Touche Legacy: 5th Festival of History: Evolution of the Irish State - Social and Political

18th October 2018

Talk by Anna Bykova on ' "Count" Michael Tolstoy - A Life of Myths, Suspicions and Exile'

25th October 2018

Unveiling of a plaque in Greystones Harbour to commemorate the activities of the Suffragettes in Greystones

15th November 2018

Talk by Donna Gilligan on  ‘A missing history? Tracing the objects and images of the Irish women’s suffrage campaign’

6th December 2018

Celebration of Christmas and our 30th anniversary: a lunch at Druid's Glen Golf Course