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Welcome to the first IGA lecture of the Autumn 2015 season. We will be having one lecture per month for you to enjoy, plus the always-anticipated Christmas get-together. The first lecture will be by the IGA’s own President, Dr. Patrick Roycroft. Here are the details: Title: “Ireland’s Mineral Heritage: the Agony, the Ecstasy and the Future” Abstract: Ireland’s mineral heritage…

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Dear Member, You are very welcome to come along for a day of gold panning to the IGA’s Peter Lewis Gold Rush Please read on for further details of the trip. Guide: Gerry Stanley When? Saturday 5th September 2015, 2 pm. Where? Meeting at the car park to the entrance of the Bohernabreena Waterworks (see map below – Friarstown Upper). What…

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