Lecture 17 Feb 2016

Illustrated Lecture

Dún Laoghaire Borough Historical Society

Royal Marine Hotel, Dún Laoghaire

Wednesday, February 17th 2016 at 8pm

“The story of Erskine Childers and the Asgard

by

Pat Murphy

The design and building of the boat
The landing of the arms at Howth,
The conservation and display of Asgard at the National Museum of Ireland.

Free car parking to those attending the lecture. Adm €3


Asgard

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The original Lugnad was, according to legend, a "luamaire": that is a navigator or helmsman. He is credited with bringing his uncle, Saint Patrick, to Ireland. Lugnad's grave is in a ruined monastery on Inchagoill island in Lough Corrib, County Galway