Walking Among the Dead
Bailieborough Heritage Society
Old Church of Ireland Graveyard entrance, Bailieborough., Co. Cavan
24 August, 11am - 12pm
‘Never a dull moment’: The History & Characters of Castle Leslie. A special talk will take place in The Billiard Room, Castle Leslie, Monday 19th August at 11am. Places are limited. Booking essential.
Castle Leslie has been home to successive generations of writers and artists. In the early eighteenth century Dean Jonathan Swift, wrote rather humorously; Here I am in Castle Leslie With rows and rows of books upon the shelves Written by the Leslie’s All about themselves This talk will look at some of the colourful characters in the family’s history, those who are well-known and those who are more elusive.