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Aims of the Society

 

"The object of the Society shall be to locate, preserve, examine, publish and illustrate the antiquities, records and traditions connected with the territory comprised within the ancient Kingdom of Meath, corresponding in the main with the modern Diocese of Meath."

 

Annual Subscription €25

Annual Subscription €25

Membership can also be paid by cheque
or postal order for €25 made out to MAHS and
posted to: David Douglas, MAHS Treasurer,
Carberry Lodge, The Stocks, Athboy, Co. Meath, Ireland. C15 KD82

 

Click on the image to see the the index of articles.  

 

Your subscription includes a copy of the current edition of Ríocht na Midhe, the annual journal of the society. Packed with interesting articles and book reviews it is a 'must' for anyone with an interest in this area.

 

€2,000 in Prizes for Postgraduate Research

The Meath Archaeological and Historical Society and Meath County Council Heritage Forum offer four prizes of €500 each for postgraduate research in any discipline, commencing in or after September 2011, devoted wholly or in significant part to any aspect of the heritage (archaeology, history, literature, etc.) of the Meath-Westmeath region.

Entries should be submitted in the form of one or more articles for publication in Ríocht na Midhe. Each entry must be vouched for by the writer's Supervisor of Research. Adjudication will be by a panel appointed by MAHS.

Entries to the editor, Ríocht na Midhe. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Next M. A. H. S. Programme Event.

SUNDAY, MAY 28th, 3:00 pm. Visit: “Hill of Uisneach” with Ruth Illingworth.
Venue: Assemble at Hill of Uisneach – 3.00 pm

As this is on farm land - no dogs permitted. Wear suitable shoes.

Inquiries to Tom French, Hon Sec., 087 4119633, or Julitta Clancy, PRO, tel 01 8259438
 

MEATH ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Annual Excursion,   Saturday June 24th, 2017

Visiting Monaghan (Monaghan Co. Museum and St Macartan's Cathedral, etc),

and the Ulster-American Folk Park, Omagh, Co. Tyrone

            Excursion organiser: Julitta Clancy, tel.  01 8259438; 086 056 2177 (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Full details and booking form click here.

New publication.

Schools of the Ríocht by Dr Christopher McCormack.

 

Schools of the Ríocht available to buy here Schools of the Ríocht

(Click on the image to purchase)