Title: Irish Civic Heraldry - People, Places and the Past
lecture will examine the wonderful rich heritage of civic heraldry in
Ireland and look into the various coats of arms of Irish towns, cities
and counties, including their wider connections to family arms in
Ireland and beyond. The hidden origins, history, and meaning of the many
symbols will be explored, providing a fascinating account that will
trace Irish roots through people, places and the past.
Flagging Ireland is a new 52-page full colour publication (August
2015) by the Genealogical Society of Ireland, edited by Stan Zamyatin.
It deals with the design and use of flags in Ireland, north and south.
It is intended for use by school;s, colleges, sporting clubs and local
communities to assist them in the design, manufacture and use of flags.
This guide takes the reader through the steps to create a wonderfully
vibrant and visible representation of the unique local identities of
communities and groups.
The price is €10 +€2 p&p
For the month of October, the book is available at a discount of €3. Click here