Stewartstown and District Local History Society

Stewartstown and District

Local History Society

Programme of talks 2016/ 2017 season:

Monday 25th September 2017.

The Stuff we threw out: Irish Rural Vernacular Furniture.

by Jimmy Moore.

Monday 30th October 2017.

Ulster Towns and the Problem of the Poor. 1600-1750.

by Dr. Paddy Fitzgerald. The Mellon Centre for Migration Studies, Omagh.

Monday 27th November 2017.

World War II Memories.

by Stephanie Lavery.

Monday 11th Decembger 2017.

Members' Night.

Monday 29th January 2018.

From Earth to the Universe.

by Professor Mark E. Bailey. Armagh Observatory.

Monday 26th February 2018.

An introduction to the Early Christian Finds from Ballyclog.

by Dr. Greer Ramsay, Ulster Museum.

Monday 26th March 2018.

Thomas Clarke, Signatory to the 1916 Proclamation and Unknown Poet.

by Roddy Hegarty, O'Fiaich Library

Monday 30th April 2017. (The society's AGM will preceed this talk).

The Irish Civitas: Life and Work in the Early Irish Monastery.

by Dr. George Beale, Stranmillis University College.

Local Outing. May 2018.

Date to be arranged.


Meetings are held on the last Monday of each month (except December) in:

The Crieve Centre,

The Square, Stewartstown.

Meetings start at 8:00pm

Next Meeting:

Monday 29th January 2018. Professor Mike Bailey will talk on: From Earth to the Universe.



All welcome.

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