Free Guided Tour of the Garden
Mount Usher Garden
Mount Usher Garden, Ashford, Co. Wicklow
22 August, 11am - 12:30pm
22 August, 2:30pm - 4pm
Learn about the vibrant social life at Waterville Cable Station (1884-1962). Dorothy & Amy Rudd share tales & newly uncovered archives depicting life in a busy transatlantic cable station.
Informal talk outlining the social whirl in the Kerry Transatlantic cable stations. Hear first hand experiences of growing up in the thriving cable community. Talk will also cover a brief history of the Commercial Cable Company and their Waterville operations. Pop up exhibtion with fresh research! Weather permitting guided tour of Waterville cable heritage sites