Updated: 23rd February, 2017
Statistics, new memorials and events.
1. A list of memorials known to exist, but not yet recorded, has been added under the heading 'Records wanted' on the top bar. Have a look and, if any are in your area, please find them and send in the photographs and information needed.
2. Having found a memorial, you can now click on a new link: 'Search for persons associated with this memorial', which gives a list of all the names. A complete transcript of the inscription on the memorial is still available under 'Text and further information' as a PDF.
The website now has records of 479 places, 989 memorials and 29,376 persons.
30 names have been added to the Woodenbridge, Co. Wicklow, World War I Memorial. They were inadvertently omitted when the memorial was originally uploaded.
To see the 15 most recently added places, click on the 'Recently Added' tab at the top of the page.
New memorials at existing places:
CHANGES TO THE 'HOW TO CONTRIBUTE' PAGE
Explanatory notes have been added to the notes on where a memorial is, and photography. They concern grid references and co-ordinates, and the optimum size of image files.
CHANGES TO THE 'RECORDS WANTED' PAGE
The list of some memorials known to exist, but not yet recorded, has been updated.
NEWS OF EVENTS
Thursday, 2nd March, 2017. MARITIME MUSEUM, DÚN LAOGHAIRE
Lecture by Philip Lecane, 'Leinster's sister: the sinking of RMS Connaught'.
7.30 pm for 8.00 pm. Admission: €10.00. Book online at firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, 24th April, 2017. IRISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY
7.00 pm, Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College, Dublin.
'Commemorating 1916: a retrospective discussion. Professor David Fitzpatrick (Trinity College Dublin), Dr Lisa Godson (National College of Art and Design) and Lar Joye (National Museum of Ireland). All welcome.