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IRRS Dublin Programme 2015

Meetings 

All Meetings take place on Thursdays in the Society’s Premises at Heuston Station at 19.30 
(unless otherwise stated).

DATE MEETING DETAILS
12th November  “From Analogue to Digital” – a depiction of Irish Railways covering the period 1970 to 2015 using digitally scanned & enhanced slides and digitally-born images – presented by photographers Colm O Callaghan & Richard Wall
23rd November  (Monday) Annual Dinner at the Grand Hotel, Malahide at 18:30
26th November  Member’s Slide Show – Irish & UK subjects only – presenters limited to 20 imagesstrictly 10 minutes per person (please contact the Hon. Programme Organiser, Shane Roberts, before this date if you wish to present slides)
10th December  “The Railway Press and 1916 – a Study and Analysis” – a paper by IRRS Hon. Librarian, Tim Moriarty
15th December 2015 (Tuesday) Christmas Library Night
14th January 2016 “Return to Scandinavia” – an illustrated talk by Clifton Flewitt
28th January 2016 Members Slideshow – Euopean & Overseas subjects only – presenters limited to 20 imagesstrictly 10 minutes per person (please contact the Hon. Programme Organiser, Shane Roberts, before this date if you wish to present slides)
11th February 2016 Illustrated Historical Quiz night + prizes to be won! – Another fascinating photo-quiz devised and hosted by Ciarán Cooney and Shane Roberts. 
25th February 2016 “The End of an Era – the Changing World of the ‘60s. The Final Days of UTA Steam and Railcars” an illustrated presentation by Derek Young
10th March 2016 “The Cavan & Leitrim Railway – a 50 Year Retrospective” – by Paddy Flanagan.
NOTE: THIS MEETING WILL BE PRECEDED BY THE A.G.M. AT 18:30
12th March 2016 (Saturday) Outing to the former GNR(I) Dundalk Works.
(Click here for booking form)
31st March 2016 Annual Film Show: A tribute to filmmaker Tony Price plus 'gems' from the Joe St. Leger Collection – Presented by Ciarán Cooney and Liam Mooney.
9th/10th April 2016 (Saturday & Sunday) 2-day Diesel Railtour to Waterford, Killarney, Tralee and Limerick using the RPSI Craven set and GM 071 class locomotives. 
(Click here for booking form)
14th April 2016 “Further Recollections; 1954 Onwards” – a paper presented by Fr. Tom Davitt
28th April 2016 “Railways in Co. Wexford” – a paper presented by Oliver Doyle

  Library Night every Tuesday from 19:30 to 21:45 (except December 22rd & 29th 2015)

Outings

DATE OUTING DETAILS
12th March 2016 (Saturday) Outing to the former GNR(I) Dundalk Works.
(Click here for booking form)
9th/10th April 2016 (Saturday & Sunday) 2-day Diesel Railtour to Waterford, Killarney, Tralee and Limerick using the RPSI Craven set and GM 071 class locomotives. 
(Click here for booking form)
   

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Revised: November 05, 2015 .

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