Meitheal Baile an Scorlógaigh
Scurlogstown at Community Garden and 7 Arch Bridge and Trim in Porchfield, Co. Meath
24 August, 10am - 2pm
Talk on the Historic Schools of Portarlington by well-known historian and author John Stocks Powell.
John will reveal new and interesting information on the schools of Portarlington based on extensive research carried out over the past year. Portarlington was once well known for its number of schools. Portarlington became known for its Public Classical Schools, where the children of well-to-do families were taught the French manners considered desirable in ladies and gentlemen.