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19th Century Strangford Postman Photograph Delivered To PRONI

To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Royal Mail, the Public Record Office for Northern Ireland’s (PRONI) June document of the month is a photograph of a postman from Strangford, Co. Down, known as ‘Old maCartan’ dating from the 1890’s. The photograph is from a collection known as the Eva…

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Book In For The PRONI Talks At Downpatrick LIbrary

Downpatrick Library’s Heritage Gallery invites you to a series of lunchtime PRONI (Public Record Office of Northern Ireland) talks: On Wednesday 9 October at 1.00pm, Stephen Scarth, Head of Public Services at PRONI, will kick off the series with Online Records, a talk covering the many applications useful for family and…

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