Exciting news today from the Royal Irish Academy’s Irish Historic Towns Atlas project of the imminent publication of their new Drogheda atlas, compiled for the RIA by well-known Drogheda historian (and CLAHS council member) Ned McHugh. Click here for the report of the presentation of an advance copy to President Michael D. Higgins at Arás an Uachtaráin.
The Drogheda atlas can now be pre-ordered from the RIA website – click here to order.
The other Louth towns already published in the series are Dundalk and Carlingford and both can be partially viewed online – Dundalk atlas online and Carlingford atlas online. The full atlases for these and other Irish towns in the series can be purchased from the RIA website.
Details of the launch events for the Drogheda atlas are available here.