Past Times: Marino 1917 Allotments

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Heritage Week logoNoel Carolan, member of the Old Dublin Society, will discuss the 400 vegetable allotments of Marino and their development from 1917 onwards.

Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse Street on Wednesday 21 August at 6pm

Topics will include the volume and type of vegetables grown; potato spraying problems; prizes for best vegetables and allotment; and the visits of the Lord Lieutenant and Chief Secretary to Marino.

Free event. Booking essential.

To book contact:

e: olddublinsociety@gmail.com

t: 086 3069706

 

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