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IRRS Dublin Programme 2018


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

Date Subject Presenter
25th August 2018
IRRS Open Day, 11:00 – 17:00, in conjunction with National Heritage Week.  
21st September 2018
IRRS Open Evening, 17:00 – 21:00, in conjunction with Culture Night.  
27th September 2018 Slideshow: “From Derry to Kerry, 1955 to 1958 – an illustrated journey on Ireland's railways from the photographs of the Anthony E. Bennett Collection Ciarán Cooney
11th October 2018 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)  
25th October 2018 From Broombridge to St. Stephen’s Green – Joining up Dublin and Keeping the Show on the Road Through the Good, the Bad and the Snow. An illustrated presentation on the design, construction and operation of the new Luas line, bringing trams across the Liffey once again after a 68 year  absence. Nigel O’ Neill, 
Director of Commercial Operations, 
Catherine Sturgeon, 
Operations Manager, 
Transport Infrastructure Ireland
08th November 2018 Graham Hoare’s Irish Railway Photos, 1956 – 1964, a selection of branch line and narrow gauge photos from his extensive travels in Ireland Roger Joanes
22nd November 2018 South East 1991 – a digital slideshow. Ken Fox
26th November 2018
Annual Dinner at Wynn’s Hotel, Abbey St., Dublin at 18:30 
(Click here for Booking Form)
13th December 2018 “Photographic Endeavours 2 – more images from the Hon. Librarian's slide collection. Tim Moriarty
18th December 2018 (Tuesday) Christmas Library Night. (As this function costs around €5 per person, voluntary contributions would be appreciated on the night).  

All meetings take place on Thursday’s in the Society’s premises at Dublin Heuston station at 19:30 (unless otherwise stated).

Library Night every Tuesday from 19:30 to 21:45 (05th Sept 2017 – 31st July 2018)
(Please note the Library will be closed December 25th 2018 to January 29th 2019 inclusive)


08th September 2018
 Outing to Lullymore Heritage Railway & Straffan Steam Museum
(Click here for Booking Form)

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