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Galway Landed Estates from the Archives Heritage Week Seminar
August 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
10.10-11.15: Researchers’ Panel
Olivia Martin: West of Ireland Landed Estates collections as sources for women’s lives
Joe Murphy: The Redington Papers: Insight into a 19th Clarinbridge estate
Ann O’Riordan: Hearnesbrook House & Estate, Killimor
11.45-12.30 Landed Estates resources in practice
Geraldine Curtin: Family History in estate archives: the Wilson-Lynch Collection
Martin Curley: The Landed Estates database as an educational tool for primary and second level students
Brigid Clesham: Landed estates collections as evidence for landscape studies, the Plunket estate, Tourmakeady
12.30-13.30 Marie Boran & Brigid Clesham: Landed estates research workshop: Landed Estates database researchers will be on hand to help with queries relating to sourcing material on the history of big houses and landed estates in Ireland.
ADMISSION IS FREE BUT BOOKING ESSENTIAL. See https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/galway-estates-from-the-archives for details.