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The History and Archaeology of Ironworking in Ireland from the Medieval period to the early 20th century

  • Date(s)
    Tuesday, 15 October 2019
  • Time(s)
    From 6:30 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Dublin 4

About the event

In this presentation Dr Colin Rynne explores the history and archaeology of Ironworking in Ireland from the medieval period to the early 20th century.

About the speaker

Dr Colin Rynne BA PhD is a graduate of University College Cork and a senior member of the Department of Archaeology at the university. His many books include The Archaeology of Cork City & Environs, Industrial Ireland 1750-1930, and The Archaeology of Water Power in Medieval Ireland 600 -1100. He has published widely on the post-medieval and industrial archaeology of Ireland. Dr Rynne has a long-term interest in ironworking and the Irish early modern period and, in particular, the development of the blast furnace in the 16th and 17th centuries. He was a founder member and former President of the IHAI.


Free - all welcome!

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