Clogher Historical Society photo gallery


Scott Molloy 2.jpg Mary Kerley (committee member), Kevin Gartlan (manager of the Workhouse), Pat Holland (president), with Professor Scott Molloy, Carrickmacross Workhouse, 7th September 2009.
Scott Molloy 3.jpg Pat Holland, president of Clogher Historical Society 2009, with Professor Scott Molloy, Carrickmacross Workhouse, 7th September 2009.
Scott Molloy 1.jpg Professor Scott Molloy, University of Rhode Island, giving his talk on Joseph Banigan at Carrickmacross Workhouse, 7th September 2009.
Dartrey outing, 2009, 5.jpg Group entering the Lady Anne Dawson Temple at Dartrey, 2009 tour.
Dartrey outing, 2009, 3.jpg Fantastic views from the roof of the Lady Anne Dawson Temple.
Dartrey outing, 2009, 2.jpg
A view of the new fibre-glass covered roof on the Lady Anne Dawson Temple, Saturday 29th August 2009.
Dartrey Outing, 2009,1.jpg Two members scaling the scaffolding on the Lady Anne Dawson Temple, Saturday 29th August 2009.
Rossmore2003.jpg Noel Carney, chairman of Rossmore Mausoleum Conservation Group, filling us in about the project, Saturday 29th August 2009.
Rossmore001.jpg Group viewing the newly restored roof of Rossmore Mausoleum, Saturday 29th August 2009.
 Colebrooke stairs.jpg Members of the Society with the owners, Viscount and Viscountess Brookeborough (front row, left) on the stairs in Colebrooke House, 27th September 2008.
 Colebrooke house.jpg Colebrooke House, 27th September 2008.
Donagh 2008 2.jpg Ecumenical gathering, Donagh, Glaslough, County Monaghan, 11th May 2008.
Donagh 2008.jpg Ecumenical gathering, Donagh, Glaslough, County Monaghan, 11th May 2008 (L-R): The (Anglican) Bishop of Jersualem, Bishop Suheil Dawani, Most Revd Dr Joseph Duffy, Sir John Leslie, Right Revd Dr Michael Jackson.
Truagh 2008.jpg Talk in Blackwater Valley Centre, Truagh, Co. Monaghan, 15th April 2008, 'Change and continuum, Gaelic settlement in the barony of Truagh at the turn of the 17th century' (L-R): Willie McKenna, Josie Brady, Jack Johnston, Séamus McCluskey, Fr Seán Nolan. (Seated): Siobhán McDermott (speaker), Rosemary Adams (President of the Society 2008).
Tydavnet 2007.jpg Brian Deery, tour guide, at the door of Cornagilta School, on the Tydavnet tour, 8th September 2007.
Tydavnet 2008 2.jpg Tydavnet tour 2008. Cathal Owens and Brian Derry outside Cornigilta School.
  Clogher Historical Society's president, Helen Lanigan Wood (on the right) presents a Belleek 'Lough Derg' toilet set to Sarah McHugh, her successor as curator of Fermanagh County Museum. This co-incided with the museum's lively 'Family Day' on Monday 28 August 2006.
We had mixed weather for our History Summer Camp (22-26 August 2006) and our group of young people braved the showers at Tully Castle for a demonstration of Plantation period weapons.
Demonstrator David Swift explains how to fire a musket.
Pentecost Sunday (4 June 2006) - blessed with wonderful sunshine at Rath Mór this year for the 1500th anniversary of the death of St Macartan, patron of the diocese.
Our annual outing took in Townley Hall, near Drogheda, where the very hospitable Brendan Kiernan showed us around (27 May 2006).

Some of the members, including our new President, Helen Lanigan Wood, at our outing to Crom Castle, Newtownbutler in April 2006. A very enjoyable event by all accounts - the weather obliged again!
A lovely shot of Crom from across the lake
Annual Dinner, Ashberry Hotel, Enniskillen, 14 October 2005. Front row (L-R): Charlie Doherty, Bishop Joseph Duffy, Larry McDermott, Evelyn West; Back row (L-R): Joe McGowan, Anthony Begley, Breege McCusker, Dr Henry Jeffries, Jim Davidson, Joe O'Loughlin and Michael Clarke.
We had a wonderful day for our Autumn Outing to Ballyshannon, guided by local expert, Anthony Begley of the Donegal Historical Society, 3 September 2005.
Felim MacGabhann of Bealach na nGael enthralls local schoolchildren at our Living History session, May 2005. St Mary's Primary School, Glaslough hosted this event and their guests were from nearby Billis Church of Ireland Primary School.
Felim prepares young warriors for battle at St Mary's, Glaslough, May 2005.
Dara and Felim Mac Gabhann with more young people from St Mary's, May 2005.
Annual Dinner, Westenra Hotel, Monaghan, 15 October 2004. Front row (L-R): Anthony Begley, Breege McCusker, the late Lucius Emerson; Back row (L-R): Larry McDermott, David O'Connor, Bishop Joseph Duffy, Eddie O'Kane.
On the boat to Devenish, the Montgomerys take in the sights... Autumn Outing 2004.
On Devenish with expert guide, Helen Lanigan Wood, Autumn 2004.
Vicky Herbert takes a mixed group of young students on a mystery tour of Lisnaskea, 2004.
Larry & Grace with a group of young students visiting an archaeological excavation in progress in Carrickmacross, Summer 2003.
Fintan Walsh (archaeologist) and Larry explain all about the dig, Carrickmacross, Summer 2003.
Dr Colm Donnelly (QUB) takes young people from Clones and Enniskillen on a tour around Belcoo, seen here at Aghnaglack, 2003.

"This project has been funded by Cavan-Monaghan Rural Development Co-op under the National Rural Development Programme. Funded by the Irish Government and part-financed by the European Union under the National Development Plan 2000-2006."