The Dun Laoghaire Borough Historical Society are delighted to launch their Bicentenary commemorative publication.
The book is a collection of written pieces from local historians detailing a number of notable events in the Harbour over the last 200 years.
Some of the stories featured in the book are
- The Royal Visit 1849
- The Great Storm of 1861
- Wreck of the Bolivar
- Gaurd Ships at Kingstown
- Marconi at Kingstown
- The sinking of the RMS Leinster
The book can be purchased at Easons or Dubray bookstores and also Eamon’s bookshop in Sandycove for €8.00.