Time & Tide Volume 13

Time & Tide Volume 13

Time & Tide, Volume 13, published October 2022, contains nine papers from Skerries Historical Society archive. The topics explored range in date from the mid-19th century to the turn of the 21st century and concern education, sport, travel, local folklore, the arts and community projects, industrial heritage and the Irish Civil War.


The Hamilton Monument – Brendan Grimes

John ‘Jack’ McGowan (1900-1922), Irish Volunteer – Peter F Whearity

Cricket in Skerries 1882-1969 – James Bennett

Folklore of Skerries – Moira Kelly

Draining Skerries – Bill Kee & Derek McGonagle

De La Salle College, Skerries 1948-1981 – Paddy Sexton

The people who made Skerries Library – Oona Roycroft

Spotlight on Skerries 1992-2001: a celebration – Marie Bashford Synnott

A French Journal by Marianne Taylor – transcribed by Elizabeth Balcombe

Volume 13 – please choose your shipping destination.

To Ireland (per book incl P&P): €18.00

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