Harry Gregg

Harry Gregg

The well known  footballer from Coleraine passed away on 17 February 2020 aged 87.

Harry spoke to our Society on 17 November 2009

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Outing – 21 September 2019

Outing – 21 September 2019

15 members of the Society visited St. Paul’s Church in Articlave, built in 1691. We were the first group to take the newly established heritage tour conducted by the organist Brian Simpson.

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2019 Bann Disc Launch

2019 Bann Disc Launch

Volume 25 of the Bann Disc will be launched on Tuesday 12 November 2019 at 7.00pm in the Sandel Centre, Knocklynn Road, Coleraine. Members and guests are welcome.

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Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Coleraine 1904

Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Coleraine 1904

The latest of these maps (Coleraine North) was published in July 2019. It is available from Alan Godfrey Maps, Prospect Business Park,Leadgate, Consett DH8 7PW or www.alangodfreymaps.co.uk.

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Outing 22 June 2019

Outing 22 June 2019

The first day after the summer solstice presented fine weather for our small but enthusiastic group which set off on the outing under the sure guidance of Maurice, our Causeway Coach driver.

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AGM and Dinner 2019

Our AGM and Dinner, held on 19 March 2019 in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine, was well attended by members and guests. Our Chairman, Geoff Warke, gave a review of the year and included a tribute to our late Chairman, Robert Anderson. After the elections to committee (see...

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Re-Opening of Coleraine Library

The newly refurbished Coleraine Library was officially opened on Thursday 7 February 2019 by H.R.H. Princess Anne. Members of the Historical Society were invited to be in attendance in the newly formed Heritage Room which contains Local History and Family History...

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Member’s 100th Birthday Celebration

Norman arriving with his son and daughters Our member Norman Irwin celebrated his 100th birthday on 17 November 2018. A lunch, which was held in the Bushtown House Hotel, was attended by over 100 guests including the Mayor, Lord Lieutenant and Deputy Lord Lieutenant...

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Robert Anderson

It is with great sadness that we report the sudden death of our Chairman Robert Anderson. Robert passed away on Sunday 4 November 2018 after a short illness. He was a life long member of the Society, a committee member, frequent contributor to the Bann Disc and this...

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News

What Books Have Our Members Published?  

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