21.10.2022, 13:30 P.M.
The Follies Trust in partnership with the Irish Georgian Society and with funding from the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage is undertaking two events – a study day followed by a site visit – to raise awareness and increase understanding of the Malone mausoleum within the context of the Early Christian site at Kilbixy, Co. Westmeath.
STUDY DAY 1 - 21st Oct
City Assembly House, 58 South William Street, Dublin 2
13.30 - 13.40: WELCOME
13.40 - 14.00: Mausolea Hibernica (Michael Craig)
14.00 - 14.30: Monumental Kilbixy – a survey of the Archaeological landscape
around the medieval settlement of Kilbixy, Co.Westmeath (Caimin O’Brien)
14.30 - 14.50: From Ballynahown to Baronston, the Malone family of Kilbixy (Kevin V. Mulligan)
14.50 - 15.30: James Wyatt (1746-1813) and Kilbixy, Ballynacarrigy, Co. Westmeath: a reflection on context and influence (Lynda Mulvin)
15.30 - 16.00: The restoration of the Darnley mausoleum, Cobham, Kent (Jamie Coath)
16.00 - 16.30: The survey of the Malone mausoleum, Kilbixy 2022 (Richard McLoughlin)
16.30 - 17.00: Q&A
STUDY DAY 2 - 22nd Oct
Kilbixy Church, Ballynacarrigy, Co. Westmeath
10.30 - 11.15: Tour of site
11.15 - 11.50: Kilbixy: the history of a lost town (Ruth Illingworth)
11.50 - 12.20: James Wyatt in Ireland (Dr Conor Lucey)
12.20 - 12.40: Tour of the Malone Mausoleum and Leper Hospital, Kilbixy (Richard McLoughlin)
COST FOR STUDY DAYS
€25 for 2 days or €15 for 1 day
Students: €20 for 2 days or €10 for 1 day
All funds go towards works at the Malone mausoleum.
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