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A BRIEF INTERIM ACCOUNT OF EXCAVATIONS AT DRUMADOON CO. ANTRIM 2003 Cormac McSparran & Brian Williams   Account of excavations carried out by archaeologists from the Environment and Heritage Service and Queens University. The site was a variation on a rath or ringfort; phases of occupation from early Christian to early 14th century. Important finds … Read more

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THE SOCIETY VISIT TO COUNTY DONEGAL 2002 Harry Hume Account of society’s outing to Donegal, including stops in Lifford, Letterkenny, Glenveagh, Carrigart & Greencastle.   ‘REFLECTIONS IN BALLYCASTLE’ Frank Rogers   Poem.   NEELB LIBRARY SERVICE Yvonne Hirst   This article examines the resources available in the Local Studies Service in the NEELB.     … Read more

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REPORT ON THE SOCIETY’S ACTIVITIES: Harry Hume. Donnell O’Loan. The Glens of Antrim Historical Society visit to Birr,Co.Offaly; local history field- day in Cushendun; & visit to Clough.   CIVIL PARISH OF LOUGHGIEL Hugh MacLean   Description of the area; location of graveyards; Altnahinch Dam; Knockahollet Motte & Bailey; Old School and Church. Ballad – … Read more

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THE SIEGE OF DERRY: THEN & NOW.   Prof. Thomas Fraser   History and background to the Siege; how the commemorations associated with it have changed over the years.   EARLY CHRISTIAN ROUND TOWERS OF IRELAND Lynn Black   Their history, function, dating, building origins.   With 9 Photographs THE MANORIAL COURTHOUSES OF NORTH ANTRIM … Read more

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EARLY REMINICENCES OF HUGH ALEXANDER BOYD 1907-1996   Edited by Dr Anne Boyd and Eull Dunlop   Born Ballycastle; early memories of Coronation of George V ; Ulster Volunteer Force in 1914; the Manor House; the Workhouse…..   Photographs:  The Quay Road; Boyd Family; Coronation; Town Church; Narrow Gauge Railway;  & The Diamond. A BALLYCASTLE … Read more

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OLDEN DAYS IN CUSHENDALL AND THE GLENS c 1817 Hugh Alexander Boyd   Part 6 Conclusion PERPENDICULAR ARCHITECTURE: EXCAVATIONS AT ST. PATRICKS CHURCH, ARMOY, CO ANTRIM Declan P. Hurl   Excavations on the site of the present church (1820s) remains of earlier Christian site; burials; leprosy.   Photograph of church; floor plans of old and … Read more