Dublin City Libraries Local History Day

Dublin City Libraries will hold their annual Local History Day on Saturday 7th November 2015
in Dublin City Library & Archive, 138-144 Pearse Street, Dublin 2.

The schedule for the day is as follows:

9.45: Registration and Welcome
10.00 – 10.45 James Scannell, ‘The Last Voyage of the RMS Lusitania, 7 May 1915.’
10.45 – 11.30 Rob Goodbody, ‘Irish Historic Towns Atlas, Dublin part III, 1756-1847.’
11.30 Tea / Coffee
12.00 – 12.45 Eamonn Casey, ‘:The historic role of the Dublin Pub in Irish social, economic and political life.’
12.45 – 2.00 Lunch (not provided)
2.00 – 2.45 Raymond McGovern, ‘Palmerstown: its history and its mills in the Liffey Valley.’
2.45 – 3.30 Daniel Byrne, ‘Artisans’ dwellings in The Coombe.’

All welcome, no booking required but come early to ensure a place.
Enquiries to: dublinstudies@dublincity.ie


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