This year's IPMAG summer field trip will take place in East Cork / West Waterford on the 5th September. The theme is 'The material world of Sir Richard Boyle, 1st Earl of Cork'.
The trip will be led by Dr James Lyttleton, IPMAG Member, and the itinerary is as follows:
Saturday morning – meet 10am at St. Mary’s Collegiate Church in Youghal for tour of town, gardens, church and graveyard, as well as the town walls.
Lunch in Youghal
2pm bus to Lismore- tour Lismore castle gardens and cathedral. Access to the cathedral library will be organised to facilitate viewing of some rare manuscripts.
Bus to Cappoquin to see Boyle’s iron smelting landscape. This part of the tour will be led by Dr Colin Rynne of UCC.
· 6pm return to Youghal