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)  

2019,  Programme of Talks


May 11th– The History of the Church of the Most Holy Redeemer, Bray. Guided tour of the church with talk and slideshow presentation. Saturday 11th May  at 3pm in the Church.


May 16th– The history of the People & Traders of Castle Street, Bray, (The Royal Hotel, Bray, 8pm). 

August 17th to 25th– Heritage Week 2019, Walking Tour, Royal Hotel, Seapoint Road, Quinsboro Road & return to the Royal Hotel. 

Other events in Heritage Week to be announced.

September 19th– Speaker to be confirmed, (The Royal Hotel, Bray, 8pm). 

October 17th– The Dublin Opinion Magazine (1922 to 1958), (The Royal Hotel, Bray, 8pm). 

November 21th– Fassaroe and related Crosses, (The Royal Hotel, Bray, 8pm). 
The Little Book of Bray and Enniskerry by Brian White is now available in a paperback version, this latest edition has some updated information including Josephine Heffernan, the WW1 American Army nurse from Bray.


Our monthly talks take place in the Royal Hotel, Main Street, Bray at 8pm
Admission €5, members free.

For more information contact: Brian White (Chairperson BCHS)


e-mail; brayhistory@gmail.com

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