The field monuments of Dysert and Rath

Thursday, 29 November, 2018
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X-PO Killinaboy’s November lecture is entitled “The Field Monuments of Dysert & Rath” with guest speaker Martin Breen.

The field monuments of Dysert and Rath

THE FIELD MONUMENTS OF DYSERT AND RATH
A talk with Martin Breen
X-PO KILLINABOY
Thursday November 29th 8.30 p.m.

The talk will deal with the North Clare ecclesiastical sites of Dysert and Rath ranging from the earliest field monuments to the Medieval period. Martin will detail the churches and monasteries at both sites. Two castles local to the areas will also feature in the lecture.

Martin’s interests are local history and archaeology. In 2014, he completed the recording of all the castles and tower houses of County Clare along with Dick Cronin. The work was published by the OPW. Martin and Dick also publish annually in The Other Clare and Martin publishes occasional papers in The North Munster Journal. A number of Martin’s publications may be read on his website www.martinbreen.com

The talk will take place on Thursday November 29th at 8.30 p.m.

The event is free of charge. Donations to X-PO welcome.

X-PO is a community hub located in the former post office in Killinaboy.

More information 087 292 54 87.