Waterfoot (1890) Image Courtsey: National Library of Ireland (Colour: Jared Enos)
The Glens of Antrim Historical Society Annual Outing Friday 19th May 2017 Proposed Itinerary 9.00am: Bus departs Sheskburn House, Ballycastle 9.30am: Bus departs St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall 11.00am: Arrive Clifton House, tea/coffee and scones served on arrival Tour of Clifton House Tour of Clifton Street Cemetery 2.00pm: Arrive Crumlin Road Gaol, tea/coffee sandwiches … Read more
Members, please note that the April talk is not as advertised on your membership card as the original speaker is unwell. Frank Rogers will now give the talk on ‘A musical tour of Scotland’ It will take place in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall at 8.30pm. We are indebted to Frank for standing in … Read more
‘My Life as a journalist and broadcaster’ by Roisin McAuley Lee. Roisin will look back at the last 50 years in Northern Ireland from the perspective of a journalist and broadcaster. The talk will take place in St Mary’s Parish Centre Cushendall on Friday 24th March at 8.30pm. Everyone welcome.
The February talk will take place on Friday 24th at 8.30pm in St Mary’s Parish Centre, Cushendall. ‘Drontheim’ traditional boats of the causeway coast by Jim Allen. Everyone welcome.
‘Dr James McDonnell of Cushendall (1763-1845) his life and contributions to medicine and society’ by Dr Stanley Hawkins. The talk will take place in St Mary’s Parish Centre in Cushendall at 8.30pm. Everyone welcome. Non-members admission £3
This article first appeared in The Glynns Volume 6 (1978). It is re- presented here in it’s original format. The Society wishes to thank the Officers of the Royal Irish Academy for kindly permitting the publication of this Memoir, and the Staff of the Northern Ireland Public Record Office for its assistance … Read more
This article originally appeared in The Glynns Volume 8(1980). It is re-presented here with additional images and hyperlinks. Also presented is a short article by Frank Rogers and Bobby McMullan (GOAHS) and John Hulme (CDHS) in the Hidden gems and Forgotten People series (Glens of Antrim Historical Society & Carrickfergus Historical Society) Some suspicion was … Read more