Rathmichael Historical Society Evening Lectures
37th Summer Series
15th-19th August 2011 at 8.00 p.m.
Rathmichael School, Stonebridge Road, Shankill, Co. Dublin
(Junction of Dublin Road and Stonebridge Road, Shankill)
Monday 15th August
Underwater Archaeology: a last great frontier for discovery
Dr Niall Brady, Director, The Archaeological Diving Company Ltd.
Tuesday 16th August
Discovery and excavation of an Early Medieval Church & Cemetery at Drumkay, Co. Wicklow, and other church sites in Dublin and Wicklow
Edmond O’Donovan, MA., MIAI, Edmond O’Donovan & Associates.
Wednesday 17th August
Leo Swan Memorial Lecture
Early Ecclesiastical Westmeath: Leo’s excavations at Scarden revisited in the light of recent research
Rónán Swan, Acting Head of Archaeology NRA.
Thursday 18th August
The Antiquarian and the Folklorist: Realities and Relationships
Dr Kelly Fitzgerald, UCD Folklore Department
Friday 19th August
Life and death of children in Early Medieval Ireland
Denise Keating, Osteoarchaeologist, UCD School of Archaeology
Admission: €4.00 per lecture (including tea/coffee/biscuits after lectures)
Members: Paid-up members, admission free.
Enquiries: Dr Elizabeth O’Brien, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 01 2984897.