Baldoyle, Garristown, Rush and Ballbrigan Libraries, Co. Dublin – Fingal
17 August, 2:30pm - 4pm
Immerse yourself in nineteenth-century Achill history through storyboards, folklore and a suggested island heritage tour, including startling and dramatic island narratives.
Five dramatic events historic events will feature: * Francis Reynolds and the Night of the Big Wind (1837). * Edward Nangle and Great Famine controversy (1846). * Evictions at Ailt (1854). * Tattie Hoker dorwnings (1894). * The Valley House atrocity (1894).