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Bicentenary of the Pier – Dun Laoghaire Historical Society Exhibition

May 18 @ 9:00 am - July 31 @ 5:00 pm

Free

The exhibition will focus on the building of the Harbour including the wages, conditions and names of the construction workers.

There will be a timeline from 1817 to the present outlining

  • A variety of important events in the Harbours history
  • How the sinking of the ‘Prince of Wales’ and the ‘Rochdale’ influenced the building of a refuge Harbour
  • Boyd rescue [ 1861]
  • The prison hulk [ 1824 – 36]

The exhibition will be illustrated by a wealth of period maps, photographs and prints.

http://libraries.dlrcoco.ie/events-and-news/event-calendar/bicentenary-pier

Location – Level 4 – 18th May to 31st July 2017

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Start:
May 18 @ 9:00 am
End:
July 31 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.dunlaoghairehistorical.com

Organiser

DL200

Venue

LexIcon Library
Haigh Terrace, Moran Park
Dublin, Dublin A96 H283 Ireland
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