Peter Brady will deliver a lecture entitled:
Mutiny & Murder on the Earl of Sandwich
on Thursday 21st November 2013 at 8:00 pm
in the Stella Maris Seafarers’ Club (between Busaras, Customs House, and the ILAC Center)
In late 1765 the brig Earl of Sandwich, was on its return leg to England from the Canary Islands laden with goods and riches. The lecture will cover the fateful voyage; the crew and passengers; and the culprits after they landed at Wexford until their days ended on the gallows at St. Stephen’s Green before being publicly displayed at Ringsend and the Muglins.