7/22/2017

Pic of the Dy @ 22 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day

Social Conditions In England 1730-1860. Evidence In Pictures

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7/21/2017

Pic of the Day @ 21 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


The Tree Of Life (so life goes on) by Tony Pilbro. In Sligo Local History Museum 


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7/20/2017

Pic of the Day @ 20 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Statue of James Connolly in Dublin


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7/19/2017

Pic of the Day @ 19 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Workers In Union Edited by Fergus A. D'Arcy and Ken Hannigan


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7/18/2017

Pic of the Day @ 18 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Wolfe Tones GFC Team gather for their recent under 10 blitz


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Walk & Talk Reminder - Wednesday 19 July



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Walk & Talk



ODS reminder that there will be a Walk and Talk tomorrow, 
Wednesday July 19th, when Liam Reilly will lead a walk starting from outside the Millmount Bar at 7.30 pm around Duleek Street, Mary Street and James Street.

Some of the subjects he will be covering include:

The shooting of Liam Leech

Sampsons Pub

Bernard Daly, shot during the Civil War

Larry Walsh, Drogheda's longest serving Mayor

Sarah's Avenue

Black Butt Lane

Crooked Street,

Barber Callan's Pub 

Famous Duleek Gate people

St Marys Church of Ireland

Cairnes Hall

Harry Martin

The War Memorial

The pubs demolished to make way for the road to the Bridge of Peace

Graves Lane

Joe Shields

Socks Duggan

Pete's Chip Shop

Bateson's

St Marys Roman Catholic Church

The Castle of Comfort

Dwyer's Handball Alley

Pitcher Hill


All are welcome. There is no set charge but small donations will be accepted for the Old Drogheda Society.  



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7/17/2017

Pic of the Day @ 17 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day

People & Pigeons Sligo Town 15 July 2017



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7/16/2017

Pic of the Day @ 16 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day

 
The Age Of Industrial Expansion - British Economic And Social History Since 1700 by A.J. Holland



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7/15/2017

Pic of the Day @ 15 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day

Chapel Of St Bernadette @ Sligo Town today 15-07-2017



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7/14/2017

Pic of the Day @ 14 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


A Brief Sketch of Social and Industrial History by Edward Cressy (Life and Work Series)


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7/13/2017

Pic of the Day @ 13 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Carlingford Lough this morning 13 July 2017


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7/12/2017

Pic of the Day @ 12 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Driving Over The River Boyne on the 12th of July 2017


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Walk & Talk Latest



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Walk & Talk


There will be no Walk and Talk this week, Wednesday July 12th, but there will be a Walk and Talk on Wednesday July 19th when Liam Reilly will lead a walk starting from outside the Millmount Bar at 7.30 pm around Duleek Street, Mary Street and James Street.

Some of the subjects he will be covering include:

The shooting of Liam Leech

Sampsons Pub

Bernard Daly, shot during the Civil War

Larry Walsh, Drogheda's longest serving Mayor

Sarah's Avenue

Black Butt Lane

Crooked Street,

Barber Callan's Pub 

Famous Duleek Gate people

St Marys Church of Ireland

Cairnes Hall

Harry Martin

The War Memorial

The pubs demolished to make way for the road to the Bridge of Peace

Graves Lane

Joe Shields

Socks Duggan

Pete's Chip Shop

Bateson's

St Marys Roman Catholic Church

The Castle of Comfort

Dwyer's Handball Alley

Pitcher Hill


All are welcome. There is no set charge but small donations will be accepted for the Old Drogheda Society.  



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History, Archaeology & Heritage,
Governor's House,
Millmount,
Drogheda,
Co. Louth,
Ireland,
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7/11/2017

Pic of the Day @ 11 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Rabbit In Drogheda Dale


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7/10/2017

Pic of the Day @ 10 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day

 
DroghedaWoman Leona Hill on reaching the end of her UCD Boyneovators course



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7/09/2017

Pic of the Day @ 9 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Irish Passenger Steamship Services - Volume 2 - South of Ireland by D.B. McNeill


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7/08/2017

Pic of the Day @ 8 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Drogheda lad Ronan McIntyre, a Wolfe Tone's U12's player, showing off the colours all the way as far as the Grand Canyon in Arizona, USA.

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7/07/2017

Pic of the Day @ 7 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


@ Bettystown Beach this morning

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7/06/2017

Pic of the Day @ 6 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


Drogheda Siblings @ Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

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7/05/2017

Pic of the Day @ 5 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day


The Irish Industrial Revolution - a publication by Sinn Fein The Workers Party

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Ireland,

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Walk & Talk With Liam Reilly Wednesday 5 July 2017



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Walk & Talk


The Summer Series of the Old Drogheda Society's Walk & Talks continue today, Wednesday evening, July 5th, at 7.30 pm when Liam Reilly will lead a walk of the very interesting, William Street - King Street - Laurence Street area. 


He will speak on the following subjects:

Wine Haller St - how it became William Street

Eamonn Campbell, one of Drogheda's best known musicians

Nano Reid's Studio, Church Lane and it's famous musicians

The Old Labour Exchange

Freeschool Lane

TK Whitaker

Paradise Place

Harpur House

The Tooting Tower

Presbyterian Church

The Bishop's Palace

St Laurence Gate

Featherbed Lane

Whitworth Hall

Drogheda Grammar School

The Franciscan Church

Kaysers Lane

Rosemary Lane



The walk departs from outside the Barbican Centre at 7.30 pm.


There is no set charge but small donations to the Old Drogheda Society will be accepted.

All Welcome.



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Governor's House,
Millmount,
Drogheda,
Co. Louth,
Ireland,

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7/04/2017

Pic of the Day @ 4 July 2017



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Pic Of The Day

Drogheda's disused Fire Station


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Governor's House,
Millmount,
Drogheda,
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Ireland,

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