Tuesday 19 July 2016

PRONI lecture series to explore County Armagh

The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland has announced a series of Wednesday lunchtime lectures, exploring the history of County Armagh. Here's the programme:

7 September  : The work of the Armagh Coroner, 1888-1889, with Dr Desmond McCabe

14 September: Knocknamuckly: the story of an Armagh townland, with Prof Raymond Gillespie

21 September: The making of the Newry Canal, 1728 to 1740, with Geraldine Foley

28 September: Iron Age Votive deposits in the River Blackwater, with Dr Greer Ramsey

5 October       : The Architecture of South Armagh, with Dr Kevin Mulligan

12 October     : Steelboys, Oakboys and Bad Boys: the troubled County of Armagh, 1750–1800,
                        with Dr Eoin Magennis

Venue: PRONI, Titanic Boulevard, Belfast
Time: 1pm
Cost: Free