Time & Tide Volume 12

Time & Tide Volume 12

Time & Tide, Volume 12, published September 2020, contains ten papers on diverse topics from the archive of Skerries Historical Society. They include two papers on industrial history, two papers concerning entertainment, two papers reviewing Skerries maritime history at different periods, a personal recollection of Kenure House, musings on aspects of Skerries culture in the early twentieth century, a study of a townland in the 19th century and a study of the use of tufa in Skerries buildings.


Show Boat and the Marian Society Forty Years On – George Hand

Skerries and All That Followed – J. M. Duff

Skerries Electricity Works 1915 – 1940 – Hugh Halpin

Kenure House – A Personal memoir – George Pratt

A Backward Glance Extracts– Paddy Halpin

The Townland of Hacketstown Part 4 1817 – 1921 – Maree Baker & Maighread Ni Mhurchadha

The Tower – Joseph Heffernan

Skerries Phonebook, 1954 – Bob Laird

Boats that have Sailed out of Skerries – Christopher Fox

Tufa Stone in Medieval Fingal and Beyond – Niall Roycroft

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