Welcome to the official website of The Bray Cualann Historical Society

Josephine Heffernan, click image to view the French film about the Bray American Army nurse and her lost bracelet (Video courtesy of Hélène Lam Trong) 

Some Historical Society events may be postponed due to the Coronavirus outbreak, further updates will be posted here.

Programme 2020 (subject to adjustment)

16th January – AGM and talk, “The Great Northern Railway” by James Scannell. *           

20th February – “James Joyce Unplugged” by Anthony Jordon. *

14th March (Saturday), Historical Walking Tour of  Bray’s Promenade @3pm.

16th March (Monday), Historical Walking Tour of  Bray’s Promenade @3pm.

19th March – “Richard Barrington,  Human Science & Animal Science” by Paolo Viscardi.

16th April –   “Dublin Opinion” by Felix Larkin. * (Postponed, COVID-19)

21st May – “Life and Times of Henry Grattan & Percy French” by Brian White. *

15th to 23rd August – Heritage Week (event TBA)

17th September – “Carrickmines Castle” by Mark Clinton. *

15th October – “The Townland of Newcourt, Bray, Wicklow” BCHS research team. *

19th November – TBC

*Illustrated Talk


Our monthly talks take place in the Royal Hotel, Main Street, Bray at 8pm
Admission €6, members free, all welcome to attend the talks.

For more information contact: Brian White (Chairperson BCHS)


e-mail; brayhistory@gmail.com

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