Events and History from Gelvin, Dungiven, Co. Derry, Ireland.
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A limited number of copies of this book, which was published in March 2012, remain and can be had from Waterstones Coleraine, Limavady Arts & Cultural centre or by telephoning 02877742377. It is likely to be completely sold out within the next 4/6 weeks.
Posted on October 13, 2013 at 7:43pm
Saturday 24th March was a momentous day for Gelvin Historical Society. This was the day they launched their book GELVIN THE HOME PLACE. The event which was held in the Library Main Street Dungiven was very well supported by all age groups. Martin McDonald from The Heritage Lottery Fund and John Hamilton from Causeway Museum Service were in attendance. Martin McDonald officially launched the book by presenting the first issue to Paddy Mullan from…Continue
Posted on March 31, 2012 at 9:30am
We will launch GELVIN THE HOME PLACE, a history of the area covering the 100+ years after the great famine, on Saturday 24th March 2012 at 12 noon in The Library Main Street Dungiven. Everyone is welcome to come along.
Books can be ordered by post from Eugene McCloskey, 191 Legavallon Road, Dungiven BT47 4QW and will also be available in local outlets following the launch. They can also be ordered by telephone (please see the accompanying press release document).…Continue
Posted on March 19, 2012 at 10:44am
For the past number of months members have been active in compiling the history of the area and its people covering the past 100/150 years. We will in the near future be in a position to amalgamate the information gathered with the results published in book form by early 2012. A community archive will also be set up. What we have done and what we are proposing would not be possible without the financial input already agreed with…Continue
Posted on August 6, 2011 at 11:34am