Talks and Visits, 1993 - 1992

Below is a list of activities organised by the Greystones Archaeological & Historical Society in 1993 and 1992.


Talks and Visits, 1993

January 1993

A talk by Val Byrne on ‘The O’Byrne Clan’

February 1993

Talk by Eva O’Cathaoir on ‘The History of the Loughlinstown Workhouse’

31st March 1993

Talk by Geraldine Stout on ‘The Archaeology of Pre-historic Wicklow’

April 1993

Visit to Drimnagh Castle, the Memorial Park at Islandbridge and Ashtown Visitors’ Centre in the Phoenix Park

May 1993

Visit to Malahide Castle and Newbridge House

June 1993

Visit to Drogheda, Monasterboice and the Millmount Museum

July 1993

A talk by Professor Brian Dalsin

July 1993

Visit to County Mayo taking in the Ceide Fields

26th September 1993

Visit to Locke’s Distillery, Tyrrell’s Castle and the Hill of Uisneach

September 1993

Talk by James Scannell on ‘The Kilcoole Gunrunning’

October 1993

Talk on 'The La Touches' followed by a visit to Bellevue

24th November 1993

Talk by Eva O’Cathaoir on ‘The Fenians’

December 1993

Talk by Kevin Whelan on ‘The Rebellion of ’98 (impact on Wicklow)’


Talks and Visits, 1992

22nd January 1992

A talk by Seamus O Saothrai on ‘The United Irishmen and the Presbyterian Connection’

February 1992

A talk by Jerry Lyons on ‘Daniel O’Connell and His Times’

25th March 1992

A talk by Pamela Bradley on ‘Researching Your Family Tree’

May 1992

A visit to Fingal

June 1992

A visit to the Liberties

July 1992

A visit to Kilkenny

September 1992

A visit to the Old Mill in Killincarrig, Greystones Railway Station, the Lime Kiln and the Brewery at Killincarrig House

14th October 1992

A talk by Sean Daly on ‘The Daly Clan Tour of Ireland’ and one by Patrick Neary on ‘The Excavation on a Roman site in Germany’

November 1992

A talk by Brendan Scally on ‘Irish Place-names’

December 1992

A talk by Fr Benignus Millet on ‘The Irish Martyrs’