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Date registered: November 30, -0001

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  1. “Coining it” – Paydays and pilfering at the Docklands Bomb factory — April 13, 2018
  2. Easter’s past – From the GPO to East Wall in the 1950’s — April 2, 2018
  3. Easter 1916: Stories from the North Dock — April 1, 2018
  4. Upcoming shows at the Sean O’Casey Theatre , April 2018 — March 17, 2018
  5. Good Friday Pro-Wrestling @ the Sean O’Casey Centre — March 17, 2018

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Jan 20

An Evening of Burlesque and Cabaret at the Sean O’Casey Theatre

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After the success of their first installment in August 2017 Shir Madness and Vixyn Von Trix present: The Wild Fox Cabaret An Evening of Burlesque and Cabaret Decadence Includes Complementary Glass of Wine at the interval Over 21s  Doors 7.30pm Show 8pm Sharp Friday 26th January 2018 TICKETS AVAILABLE AT https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-wild-fox-cabaret-26th-january-2018-tickets-41683245710

Jan 14

WW1 SUBMARINE VICTIMS : HELP FOR DEPENDENTS IN DUBLIN

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“It has been estimated that upwards of 100 persons in the city have been rendered desolate by the disaster” On the 14th December 1917 the SS Hare was torpedoed as traveled from Manchester to Dublin Port , with the loss of 12 lives. Just a fortnight later the SS Adela was similarly targeted as it …

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Jan 07

Centenary of Dublin Port ships lost in U-Boat attacks : Two plaques unveiled

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December 2017  marked the centenary of  U-boat attacks on two well known  Dublin Port ships . Almost half of those who died when the SS Hare and SS Adela were torpedoed came from the Dublin Dockland communities. The tragedies were marked by a number of events, commemorated  by the Adela- Hare Centenary Commemoration Committee. This …

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Dec 27

The final Voyage of the SS Adela – 27th December 1917

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During World War One German U-boat activity in Irish Coastal Waters led to the loss of hundreds of vessels and thousands of lives. Torpedo attacks intensified in 1917 and that year’s Christmas season would be a grim one many families. December saw the sinking of a Dublin Port ship, the SS Hare, on December 14th, …

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Dec 26

The life of the SS Adela : A Tedcastle ship (1878 – 1917)

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The SS Adela was built in 1878 by Henry Murray and Co. at their Glasgow yard. The steamer was almost two hundred feet long with a gross tonnage weight of 685.  Built for Robert Tedcastle, the Vessel was intended for the cross-channel passenger and cargo trade. Constructed with the most modern innovations for the handling …

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Dec 13

The final voyage of the SS Hare – 14th December 1917

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The SS Hare set sail from Manchester to make the journey to Dublin on the evening of Thursday 13th December 1917. It was a familiar route for the steamer, one it had regularly travelled over the previous two decades, with many of the crew being old hands onboard. She was carrying a general cargo of …

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Dec 10

The SS Hare : A tale of solidarity, hope and stout

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The SS Hare was a steamship built in 1886 at Barclay Curle & Co. shipyard in Glasgow for G&J Burns Ltd. In 1899 ownership was transferred to George Lowen of Manchester. In partnership with Dublin business man D.J. Stewart, Lowen had established The Dublin & Manchester Steamship Company In 1897. Stewart was also the owner of the …

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Dec 05

“Dancing with the Stars” – at the Sean O’Casey Theatre

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Nov 30

HAVE A VERY EAST WALL CHRISTMAS – 2017

XMAS TREE 2017 AND PADDYS final

Nov 26

CAREER L.E.A.P … soars to new heights !

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CONGRATULATIONS to all the Participants in the CAREER L.E.A.P project . Based on an initiative by East Wall Youth the project has drawn in many partners and supporters and the second group of participants have now completed their term . This is an exciting , very well organised and effective initiative . See newspaper report …

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