Talks

THE STORY OF DICK MCKEE AND FINGLAS’S MCKEE MONUMENT

with James Curry, Historian in Residence (Dublin City Council, North West Area)

Finglas Library

07/10/2019 at 6:30pm

Next year will mark the centenary of the death of Finglas resident Dick McKee, a senior figure within the Irish Volunteers who along with two other men – Peadar Clancy and Conor Clune – was killed in November 1920 while in custody at Dublin Castle. This lecture will examine the story of his life and death, as well as discussing the 1951 unveiling of the McKee Monument in Finglas Village.

Booking required.