St Senan's parish transcriptions completed and posted on the Clare Past forum

Sheila Duddy has completed the St Senan's parish transcriptions and posted them on the Clare Past forum at http://www.ourlibrary.ca/phpbb2/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=7005&sid=c0d986aa356f34f8ebcd2b030d1ded22 . She is starting now on Kilkee and expects to have that parish done by the end of June.

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Clare Archaeological and Historical Society - Summer Outings 2018

Clare Archaeological and Historical SocietySummer Outings 2018………………………………………………………………..…………………………………..…………………Sunday 10th June A visit to Ennis FriaryTour of Ennis Friary showing the recent restoration and the historical and archaeological features. Time permitting there will be a short walk close to friary to view jostle stones and elusive survey marks that have survived. Group admission is €4.Meet at Ennis Friary at 2.00 p.m. .………………..…………………………………………………………………………………………………………….Sunday 8th JulyOuting to the BurrenA visit to Caherconnell Stone Fort, Carron, Kilfenora. The trip includes a tour of the fort and Sheepdog Demonstrations (optional), followed by a visit to Poulnabrone which is a short distance from the fort. Admission charges:…

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Clare Roots Society GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) policy published

You may be aware that new data protection regulations known as GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulation) will come into effect across all 28 member states in the European Union on 25 May 2018.  This e-mail is to advise the Clare Roots Society membership of our data protection policy that is now published on the Clare Roots Society website at clareroots.org. The policy statement will help you understand what information we collect and why we collect it.This is our commitment to safeguard your data and protect your privacy. The Clare Roots data protection policy states five GDPR Principles in clear, simple language…

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Planning a visit to Clare - a vade mecum

Genealogists visiting Clare might like to browse the Check-list and Tips for Family Historians Intending to Visit Clare in the Clare County Library "Clare Past" forum. Apart from Clare research tips it lists some important points that one might like to take into account when planning the trip. It's a forum thread so the indigenous and experienced Clare genealonauts are welcome to add suggestions and/or corrections.

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Clare Archaeological and Historical Society
Summer Outings 2018
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Sunday 10th June
A visit to Ennis Friary
Tour of Ennis Friary showing the recent restoration and the historical and archaeological features. Time permitting there will be a short walk close to friary to view jostle stones and elusive survey marks that have survived. Group admission is €4.
Meet at Ennis Friary at 2.00 p.m.
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Sunday 8th July
Outing to the Burren
A visit to Caherconnell Stone Fort, Carron, Kilfenora. The trip includes a tour of the fort and Sheepdog Demonstrations (optional), followed by a visit to Poulnabrone which is a short distance from the fort. Admission charges: Fort €5, Dogs €4, combined €7. Tea-rooms, shop and short Audio Visual at site.
Meet at Caherconnell Stone Fort at 2.00 p.m.
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Tuesday 21st August
Visit to Templemaley Church
Templemaley Church dates from the Romanesque period but was extensively repaired in the late mediaeval era.  It is a Recorded Monument situated in Templemaley Graveyard. To mark the European Year of Cultural Heritage in 2018, the Heritage Council are funding conservation works to the window on the south wall of Templemaley Church.
This visit marks Heritage Week and is a free event.
Meet at Templemaley Church at 7.00 p.m.
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Appropriate footwear/raingear advised.
Any queries please contact Frances at Tel 0872262259