Talks and Visits, 2022 - 2023

Below is a list of activities organised by the Greystones Archaeological & Historical Society in 2022 - 2023. Note, there were none in the early part of 2022 due to COVID lockdowns.


Talks and Visits, 2023

18th January 2023

 Talk by James Scannell on: John Hinde and His County Wicklow Postcards

15th February 2023

 Talk by Evelyn Cusack on: The History of Weather Reporting

15th March 2023

 The Society's AGM and members' "Show and Tell"

23rd April 2023

 Outing to Ardgillan Castle and Newbridge House

15th May 2023

 La Touche Legacy Launch Lecture

21st May 2023

 Outing to Johnstown Estate

23rd July 2023

 Outing to Newbridge Silverware and Castletown House, Kildare

15th-16th September 2023

 The 8th Festival of History – 33rd La Touche Legacy Seminar

18th October 2023

 Talk by Rosemary Raughter: ‘Very like Proselytism’: Delgany Children's Home (1890-1905) and the Fanny Christian Affair

15th November 2023

 Talk by John Goodman on Known Unto God – The Unknown Soldiers of WW1 (click here to see some photographs)

7th December 2023

  The Society's Christmas lunch at Delgany Golf Club



Talks and Visits, 2022

 7th April 2022

 The Society's AGM and a talk by Mary Marmion on the novel 'Beyond Hazel Bridge'

19th May 2022

 Talk by Valerie Cox on:  Independence Memories: A People’s Portrait of the Early Days of the Irish Nation

June 2022 - August 2022

 No Society activities

9th-10th September 2022

 La Touche Legacy Weekend

19th October 2022

 Talk by Rachel Jane Linton: Arklow Pottery, Early History and Background

16th November 2022

 Talk by John Goodman on: The First World War in the Irish Sea 

1st December 2022

 The Society's Christmas lunch at Delgany Golf Club