Events

The Society holds lectures, during the Winter, and outings, during the Summer months. There are also once-off events such as conferences, the Annual Weekend away and the Christmas Lunch.

Upcoming events are shown on the sidebar; this page shows the events archive.

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Dec
9
Wed
2020
‘Glendalough – a great ecclesiastical city in the Wicklow mountains’ @ Zoom Lecture
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Glendalough – a great ecclesiastical city in the Wicklow mountains’
By Chris Corlett, National Monuments Service
Wednesday 9 December @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gDCXwOh7ToOUa9dDwIAHNg

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event.
This lecture is run through Zoom.us, for information on how to use Zoom see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Frequently-asked-questions

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‘Glendalough – a great ecclesiastical city in the Wicklow mountains’ @ Zoom Lecture
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Glendalough – a great ecclesiastical city in the Wicklow mountains’
By Chris Corlett, National Monuments Service
Wednesday 9 December @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gDCXwOh7ToOUa9dDwIAHNg

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event.
This lecture is run through Zoom.us, for information on how to use Zoom see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Frequently-asked-questions

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Jan
27
Wed
2021
‘Terence MacSwiney and the Cork/Brixton Hunger Strikes in context’ @ Zoom Lecture
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Terence MacSwiney and the Cork/Brixton Hunger Strikes in context’
By Dr John Borgonovo, School of History, University College Cork
Wednesday 27 January @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_b9HbnZcxQLK9DI3gjyZ5Ng

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Feb
17
Wed
2021
‘The ‘Tara’ brooch: the making of a medieval masterpiece’ @ Zoom Lecture
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘The ‘Tara’ brooch: the making of a medieval masterpiece’
By Dr Niamh Whitfield FSA
Wednesday 17 February @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__F3RjrctRfuycHz2NO9kDw

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Mar
24
Wed
2021
‘The Book of Lismore: a book of miracles and wonders from Co. Cork’ @ Zoom Lecture
Mar 24 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘The Book of Lismore: a book of miracles and wonders from Co. Cork’
By Prof Pádraig Ó Macháin, School of Irish Learning, University College Cork.
Wednesday 24 March @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_57GtWA6YShasFD4-99ogJQ

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Mar
31
Wed
2021
‘CHAS Annual General Meeting’ @ Zoom Meeting
Mar 31 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
‘CHAS Annual General Meeting’
 
Wednesday 31 March @ 8.00pm
The AGM will be conducted by Zoom.
Details on how to register for the AGM will be available closer to the date of the event.
Note: Only members of the society are entitled to attend the AGM.

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Apr
14
Wed
2021
‘Between Glandore and New York: Judge Daniel Colahan and the Irish Revolution 1912-1922’ @ Zoom Lecture
Apr 14 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Between Glandore and New York: Judge Daniel Colahan and the Irish Revolution 1912-1922’
By Dr Michael Doorley, Open University of Ireland
Wednesday 14 April @ 7.30pm
 
County Lecture in association with Dúchas Clonakilty Heritage
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.
Register in advance for this webinar:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Jun
19
Sat
2021
Conference 2021 @ Zoom Webinar
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:15 pm

Cork Historical and Archaeological Society
Conference 2021

The Vikings and Cork:
raiding, trading, and the development of the town

 

Saturday 19 June 2021, online via Zoom webinar
Booking is now open for this webinar at:

Programme 

10am: Conference Opens and Welcome 

Morning Session: Chair – Ciara Brett, Cork City Archaeologist 

10:05, Clare Downham (University of Liverpool) – Viking raiding and early settlement in the Cork region 

10:40, David Griffiths (Oxford University) – The Vikings, Towns and the Irish Sea

11:15, Discussion

11:25, Break

11:40, Howard Clarke (University College Dublin) – Viking Cork: a new cartographical perspective

12:15, Rebecca Boyd (University College Cork) – Living in a Viking House – what it was like to live in Cork in the 11th century

12:50, Discussion

1:00, Lunch break

Afternoon Session: Chair – Maeve Sikora, National Museum of Ireland 

2:00, John Sheehan (University College Cork) – Viking Cork: a silver lining?

2:35, Griffin Murray (University College Cork) – Late Viking Art in Co. Cork: the evidence from church metalwork

3:10, Tom Birkett (University College Cork) – From Pillagers to Pin-ups: Perspectives on the Vikings in the 21st Century

3:45, Discussion

4:00, Closing Remarks Dr John Herbert (President CHAS)

4:10, Conference Close

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