Historic Graves Project

12 November 2016

Sean Reilig at Homefarm
Photo Credit: Hazel Morrison

Event Details

Date:  Saturday, 12th November 2016
Time:  9.30am to 4.00pm
Place:  tSean Reilig, Homefarm, Moycullen, Co. Galway
Note:  Places limited to 12 Persons
Organisers:  Moycullen Historical Society

Moycullen Historical Society have secured funding from the Dept. of The Taoiseach, through the Local Diaspora Engagement Fund, for an Historic Graveyard project.
Saturday sees us start our project at the tSean Reilig in Homefarm, under the guidance of John Tierney of Eachtra Archaeological Projects.
The Historic Graves project is a community focused grassroots heritage project. Local community groups are trained in low-cost high-tech field survey of historic graveyards and recording of their own oral histories. They build a multi-media online record of the historic graves in their own areas and unite to form a national resource.

Book your place

If you want further details, or wish to take part, call us on 087 4364699. The only requirements are an interest in local heritage, warm clothes and thick-soled shoes!

This page was added on 15/11/2016.

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