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Upcoming Events
Conference
Urban Aspects of the Ulster Plantation
in
Johnston Central Library
Cavan
Saturday, 14 October 2017
Booking is essential.  Cost: €10
Please contact Cavan Genealogy
Phone:  +353 (0)49 436 1094
Email:  cavangenealogy@eircom.net
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Lecture
Sir Charles Coote,
earl of Bellamont (1738-1800)
-politician, soldier and philanderer

By
John Coleman

In
Cootehill Library
At 7.00 pm
Thursday, 26 September.

Creevelea Abbey


Situated near Dromahair, Co Leitrim, the abbey was founded in 1508 by Owen O’Rourke, Prince of Breifne.


It experienced very mixed fortunes from 1584 onwards and especially during the Cromwellian Settlement.


It eventually closed in 1680.