Monthly Archives: September 2018

The Burning of the Custom House, 1921

Tuesday, 9 October, at 8.15pm in the Officers’ Mess, Custume Barracks Talk by Liz Gillis Summary On 25 May 1921, the IRA launched one of its largest and most audacious operations when it attacked Dublin’s Custom House, the heart of the British administration in Ireland. Many still view … Continue reading

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Field Trip to Castletown House, Saturday 29 September 2018

10.00 am – Saturday 29th September, 2018 Field Trip to Castletown House, with a walking tour of Celbridge On Saturday, 29 September, the Society will travel to Castletown House on its latest field trip. A bus is available, which leaves … Continue reading

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