Trench Warfare in the Fourteen Acres at Birr Barracks by Stephen Callaghan
26 Feb

During the Great War, mock trenches were constructed in the military training ground associated with Birr Barracks; the Fourteen Acres. During August 2018, these trenches were excavated as part of a week long community dig. This talk will focus on the context of the trenches and findngs from the excavation.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Stephen Callaghan is working on a part-time research masters degree at UCD. He has a strong interest in Birr Barracks and the Leinster Regiment

 

 

Cork College of Commerce, Morrisons Island, Cork, T12 H685, Ireland
26 Feb 2020 19:30