2018 Contents

Mater Admirabilis Day Secondary School in the 1960s ROSE MARY LOGUE
Francis Ledwidge: A Name in Sunshine FRANK TRACY
Famine Heroes of Stillorgan BRYAN MacMAHON
Herbert Hill, Dundrum MARGARET SMITH
Field Marshal Viscount Gough (1779-1869) VIVIEN IGOE
I Remember Victoria Cross, Cork PHILIP CHAMBERS
Stillorgan to Adelaide and Back MICHAEL FITZGERALD
A Building Life MATT CAHILL
Blackrock 75 Years Ago BRIAN Mac AONGUSA
All Hallows College and Stillorgan PETER SOBOLEWSKI
I was Born on a Farm in Dublin 4 SYLVESTER BYRNE
Valley of Thrushes SILVIA DUNNE
Growing Up in Mount Merrion in the 1940s and 1950s RORY WALSH
Gordonville, Dundrum MICHAEL van TURNHOUT
A Renaissance Man on Newtownpark Avenue AIDEN FEERICK
Margaret (1813-1882) PAT SHERIDAN
The Rural District Council and the Unclimbable Fences JAMES SCANNELL
Excursion to Ardagh and Strokestown AIDEN FEERICK
Genealogy Day in Glenalbyn EDDIE GAHAN
GAA President’s Award for John Sheridan AISLINN HARKIN
Recent Publications by our Members
Tim Finn and the Easter Rising: A Sequel BRYAN MacMAHON

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Obelisk 2017 – corrections
Guidelines for Articles
Society Monthly Talks 2017